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Turkey: Army detonates leftover IS mines in Syria's Jarablus

7 02.09.2016 Инфо

Members of the Turkish Armed Forces continued the process of detonating mines and booby traps left by self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) fighters in Syria’s Jarablus on Friday, with footage capturing the operation from Turkey’s Karkamis.
Thick black smoke could be seen rising from the controlled explosions just across the border from Turkey. The mine sweeping follows the successful campaign by Turkish-backed Syrian militants to take back Jarablus from IS last week.
On August 24 Turkey launched "Operation Euphrates Shield" in alliance with the US-led coalition with the aim of clearing IS fighters from the Syria-Turkey border.