Turkish troops returned fire after a mortar shell from Syria landed in southern Turkey, a state-run news agency reported on Friday. Earlier, Prime Minister Erdogan warned Syria not to make a "fatal mistake" by launching further attacks.
Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan warned on Friday his country was “not far” from war with Syria as further cross-border skirmishes were reported.
Turkey Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Renewed shelling sees tensions escalate
(France 24 with wires)
Date created : 2012-10-05