Turkish strike kills Iraqi border guards, Iraqi military says

(Reuters) - A Turkish drone strike on Tuesday killed two members of Iraq's border guard and the driver of the vehicle they were in, the Iraqi military said. The attack took place in the Sidakan area in northeastern Iraq, near the Turkish and Iranian borders, the military said in a statement, calling the attack 'flagrant aggression'. It did not elaborate.

Reuters August 12, 2020 00:11:09 IST
Turkish strike kills Iraqi border guards, Iraqi military says

Turkish strike kills Iraqi border guards Iraqi military says

(Reuters) - A Turkish drone strike on Tuesday killed two members of Iraq's border guard and the driver of the vehicle they were in, the Iraqi military said.

The attack took place in the Sidakan area in northeastern Iraq, near the Turkish and Iranian borders, the military said in a statement, calling the attack "flagrant aggression".

It did not elaborate.

(Reporting by John Davison; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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