ISIS fires rockets at north Iraq base where Turkish troops stationed

December 16, 2015 18:09

ERBIL, Iraq - Islamic State militants fired rockets on Wednesday at a base in northern Iraq where Turkish troops are stationed, Kurdish military sources told Reuters.

The rocket fire was part of a broader offensive by Islamic State against Kurdish positions north of the city of Mosul and other parts of the frontline, according to a general there and Jabbar Yawar, the secretary general of the Kurdish peshmerga forces.

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