Turkish army kills 14 Islamic State militants

Turkish President Erdogan, flanked by PM Yildirim, listens to Chief of Staff General Akar during the EFES-2016 military exercise in Seferihisar near the Aegean port city of Izmir Photograph:( Reuters )

Reuters Istanbul Jun 01, 2016, 07.06 AM (IST)

The Turkish military shelled Islamic State targets north of the city of Aleppo in Syria, killing 14 militants, television chanenls reported, citing a statement from the General Staff.

Turkey a NATO member  is a part of the U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.

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