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Car bomb explodes near Syrian town on border with Turkey

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Car bomb explodes near Syrian town on border with Turkey
Lebanon News
A car bomb exploded at a checkpoint on the outskirts of the Syrian town of al-Rai near the Turkish border on Tuesday, residents and an emergency worker told Reuters.
 
The explosion struck a checkpoint some 5 km (3 miles) away from the border, wounding three policemen and four civilians, an emergency worker in the area said.
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Turkish broadcaster NTV earlier said the explosion had taken place on the Syrian side of a border crossing about 32 km (20 miles) west of al-Rai.
 
The town of al-Rai is in an area under the control of Turkey-backed rebels and was seized from Islamic State militants in Ankaras "Euphrates Shield" operation in 2016.
 
 
 
REUTERS

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