Islamic State targets Bashiqa camp, Turkey retaliates: military sources

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 22, 2016 9:58 AM

ANKARA (Reuters) - Islamic State militants attempted an attack on the Bashiqa military camp in northern Iraq on Tuesday morning and Turkish troops stationed in the camp retaliated, military sources said.

The Turkish military was able to hit Islamic State targets closer to the Turkish border, the sources said.

(Reporting by Tulay Karadeniz; Writing by David Dolan; Editing by Daren Butler)