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Mortar Shell Wounds 5 in Turkish Home Near Kobani

Five people were wounded Sunday when a mortar shell crashed into a house in Turkey, kilometers from a fierce battle between Kurdish fighters and Islamic State militants in neighboring Syria. Witnesses said the injuries were not life-threatening. The origin of the shell was unclear. The fighting near the Syrian border town of Kobani, also known as Ayn al-Arab, is entering a third week. Turkey has deployed its military to the frontier, but has not yet intervened. Turkish lawmakers...

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