Turkish police kill five in raid on Islamic State cell in central Turkey

By REUTERS
July 12, 2017 08:21
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Turkish police killed five Islamic State militants in a raid on a house in the city of Konya in central Turkey, the Dogan news agency said on Wednesday, during which four police were also slightly wounded.

Special forces police launched the raid on the house at 5:15 a.m. (0215 GMT) because they believed the militant cell was planning an attack, the agency reported.


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