'Islamic State militants near Syria border hit by air strikes'

The US-led coalition air strikes have reportedly struck Islamic State (IS) militants on Turkey border.

Last Updated: Sep 27, 2014, 14:31 PM IST
'Islamic State militants near Syria border hit by air strikes'

London: The US-led coalition air strikes have reportedly struck Islamic State (IS) militants on Turkey border.

According to a BBC report, the IS fighters have been struck in near the Syrian town of Kobane.

It is yet to be confirmed whether the air strikes were carried out by US-led coalition.

Kobane is currently being defended by Kurdish fighters against an advance by IS militants.

More details are awaited.