As a result of Turkish airstrikes and artillery shelling in the town of al-Bab, in Northern Syria, over the past day killed 13 militants of the «Islamic state», reports the Daily Sabah, citing the command of the army of Turkey.
During this period, was struck 70 targets, the report says.
The operation in al Bab (one of the main as part of operation «shield of the Euphrates»), where the Turkish military are working together with forces of the opposition «Free Syrian army» against the militants of the «Islamic state» continues for six months.
It is also reported that in the province of Idlib, in Northwest Syria in recent days, government troops were killed from 150 to 200 representatives of the opposition forces. In the message monitoring group SITE says that among the killed about 70 fighters «Free Syrian army», and also fighters of the «Islamic state» and «Jabhat Fatah al-sham» (the former «Dzhabhat EN-Nusra», the local branch of «al-Qaeda»), reports Reuters.