Hirunews Logo
Patriot+missiles+a+warning+to+Syria%27s+al-Assad
Sunday, 16 December 2012 - 18:29
Patriot missiles a warning to Syria's al-Assad
9

Shares
1,113

Views

The United States and Germany are sending Patriot missiles and troops to the Turkish border, a warning to Syria's besieged President Bashar al-Assad.

U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said The surface-to-air interceptors would be "dealing with threats that come out of Syria.

Threats would include Syrian strikes inside Turkey and fighting between the government and rebels that extends into Turkey.

Errant Syrian artillery shells struck the Turkish border town of Akcakale and killed five Turkish civilians in October.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
283 Views
7,419 Views
3,036 Views
6,407 Views
7,590 Views
51,010 Views
Top