Two Turkish soldiers drown after falling into brook in southeastern Turkey

Published 30.06.2015 21:43
Updated 30.06.2015 22:19

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.

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