Firefighters tackle blaze in Turkish military zone near Syrian border

14 July 2017

A fire broke out in a military zone in Turkey's bordering Syria on Thursday. 10 soldiers suffered mild smoke inhalation but there were no other casualties. The blaze spread to an ammunition depot, triggering the explosions. It said fire fighters were working to extinguish the blaze and the affected soldiers were taken to a hospital for treatment. The cause of the fire was unclear.