U.S. condemns Akcakale incident

Spokesperson for U.S. Department of State Victoria Nuland has condemned Akcakale incident.

U.S. condemns Akcakale incident

World Bulletin / News Desk 

Spokesperson for the United States Department of State Victoria Nuland has condemned the Akcakale incident in which at least five people were killed and nine others wounded by Syrian artillery shells that landed in the south-eastern town Akcakale at the Turkish-Syrian border.

"We are offering our true-hearted condolences to those families and we strongly condemned the incident that is frankly a breach of Turkish sovereignty" Nuland told the reporters during her daily press meeting.

Nuland said that United States Secretary of State Hilary Clinton was expected to hold a phone conversation soon with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.



Güncelleme Tarihi: 04 Ekim 2012, 14:30