As reports Reuters with reference to sources in Turkish intelligence services, from two to eight mortar shells fired from Syria exploded in the border town of Kilis, near the school building. As a result of incident one person was lost, two got wounds.
According to the source Agency, the Turkish military returned fire, but the results are still unknown.
According to the channel NTV Turk, parts of Syria, from which was carried out mortar fire, now controlled by militants of the “Islamic state” (banned in Russia as a terrorist organization).
The government in Damascus and Syrian Kurds have in recent weeks repeatedly accused the Turkish authorities in the artillery bombardment of Syrian territory. So, on the eve of the Iranian news Agency Fars reported that the group of “Jaish al Fatah” captured from the government army strategic height in the province of Latakia supported by the Turkish artillery.
Russia has repeatedly called on Turkey to stop the shelling of Syrian territory. According to Deputy foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov, Moscow has continually raised this issue in Geneva, and through the work of the task force on ceasefire, But calls for the international community to influence Ankara have not changed the situation.