Two Turkish soldiers drowned in Şemdinli district of southeastern city of Hakkari late on Tuesday.
A private washing his face near the Hezer brook suddenly lost his balance and fell into the water. A fellow soldier jumped into the water to save him. Afterwards, the soldiers were drifted by the water for a while and then drowned.
The martyrs' bodies will be transported to Van via helicopter, then will be taken to their hometowns.