2 Syrians killed in Turkey while preparing improvised bomb

Two Syrian citizens were killed in the Turkish province of Hatay, near the border with Syria, as a result of explosion of an improvised bomb, the Hurriyet newspaper reported July 7.

The explosion occurred when the Syrians were preparing the explosive device, according to the report.

Following the explosion, police found a lot of ammunition in the apartment occupied by the Syrians.

A criminal case was launched and an investigation is underway.

According to the Turkish Office for Prevention and Elimination of Consequences of Emergency (AFAD), there are three million Syrian refugees in Turkey.

Source: Trend