Total of 14 Turkish soldiers killed in latest fighting near Syria's al-bab - Army | Reuters

 Total of 14 Turkish soldiers killed in latest fighting near Syrias al-bab - Army
| Reuters

ANKARA A total of 14 Turkish soldiers were killed and more than 33 were wounded in clashes with Islamic State militants near the northern Syrian town of al-Bab on Wednesday, while 138 jihadists were killed in the fighting, Turkey's military said.Turkish-backed Syrian rebels have been besieging the Islamic State-controlled town of al-Bab for weeks.

(Reporting by Orhan Coskun; Writing by David Dolan)

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Updated Date: Dec 22, 2016 00:45:04 IST