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Bomb attack, clashes in Syria’s Kobani kill 12, wound 70: Officials

Bomb attack, clashes in Syria’s Kobani kill 12, wound 70: Officials

Kurdish forces retook control of Kobani five months ago following a four-month siege by Daesh fighters.



By (Reuters)

Published: Thu 25 Jun 2015, 12:52 PM

Last updated: Wed 8 Jul 2015, 3:07 PM

Diyarbakir - Twelve people were killed and 70 wounded in a car bomb blast and attacks by Daesh militants in the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani on Thursday, hospital officials in the town told Reuters by telephone.

Kurdish forces retook control of Kobani five months ago following a four-month siege by Daesh fighters, who have seized large parts of Syria and Iraq.

 


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