Wednesday, 29 January 2014
Turkey’s armed forces have attacked a convoy of al-Qaeda-linked rebel vehicles in Syria, Turkish media reported.
The attack on Tuesday evening was in retaliation for cross-border fire earlier in the day, when a mortar shell fired by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) during clashes with the Free Syrian Army landed on Turkish territory.
A pickup truck, a lorry and a bus were destroyed in the attack. There were no reports of casualties.
Categories: Escalation / Destabilization Conflict