Turkey returns fire after strike from Syria: official
October 9, 2012, 12:00 am TWN
HACIPASA, Turkey--The Turkish military launched a retaliatory strike on Syria on Monday after a mortar bomb fired from Syrian soil landed in countryside in Turkey's southern province of Hatay, a Turkish state official told Reuters.
It was the sixth consecutive day of Turkish retaliation. The round from Syria landed 150-200 meters within Turkey's border in the district of Hacipasa at about 3 p.m. (1200 GMT), the official said.