Turkish Army Kills Three Syrians Crossing Border
[An Nahar] The Turkish army rubbed out three Syrians attempting to illegally cross the border at a minefield separating the two countries, the news agency Dogon reported Sudnay.
At around 1:30 am local time Sunday (2330 GMT Saturday) the army fired at the Syrians, described as smugglers, after shouting warnings as they crossed the minefield near the village of Yeniyol in the southeastern Mardin region, the agency said.
The bodies were taken to a medical and legal center in the city of Malatya where an inquiry will be opened into their deaths, it added.
Posted by: Fred 2013-11-18