8 bodies found in river in eastern Turkey
BATMAN – Anadolu Agency
DHA PhotoSearch and rescue teams that were searching for a missing person in a Batman stream in eastern Turkey have discovered the bodies of seven Syrian refugees in an automobile in the creek.
The teams found the seven Syrians in a submerged vehicle while trying to locate Civan Roj Ergun, who had gone missing while fishing. The teams also found the body of Ergun.
The identities of the Syrians, two men and five women, were identified as Ahmed Otman, Shahed al-Mustafa, Maryam al-Mustafa, Ayad al-Mustafa, Mayadah al-Mustafa, Saziye al-Said, and Yusra Muhammedhana.
An investigation into the incident is continuing.