A Turkish soldier was killed in the shelling of a military base in Northern Iraq

Turkish soldiers on the border with Iraq

As reported by Reuters with reference to the Turkish military, missile base exploded at the base in Northern Iraq, hosts the soldiers of the Turkish army. As a result one serviceman was killed, another was wounded and sent to hospital in the border province of shirnak.

In Ankara found that the missile was fired by militants of the “Islamic state” (banned in Russia as a terrorist organization), which in this region are fighting with the Kurdish self-defence (Peshmerga).

In response, Turkish soldiers fired missiles at identified targets of terrorists. The results of the attack, the report does not say.