Forest fire in Syria spreads into Turkey

Forest fire in Syria spreads into Turkey


A forest fire in the Syrian province of Latakia has crossed the border and spread into Turkey, Hurriyet Daily News reported.

A fire broke out in the vicinity of Kasab town near the Turkish-Syrian border due to an unknown reason, quickly spreading to Yayladağı in Turkey's southern Hatay province.

Firefighters from Yayladağı are currently trying to contain the flames.

 Top stories
The earthquake caused a temporary blackout, damaged many buildings and closed a number of rural roads.
The Prosecutor’s Office has released surveillance footage and said that one of the detainees in the case, Iveri Melashvili.
Destinations welcomed 900m fewer international tourists in January–October when compared with the same period of 2019.
Austrian authorities said at least one gunman remained on the run at 1am Vienna time on November 3.
Partner news