Turkey warns Syria it will respond 'with greater force' if shelling persists
Turkish Chief of Staff says Ankara would retaliate forcefully if shells continue to land in its territory; warning comes as Syrian government troops and opposition rebels continue to clash in several parts of the country.
Turkey warned on Wednesday it would respond with "greater force" if shells continued to land on its territory from Syria.
"We responded, but if it continues we will respond with greater force," state television TRT quoted Turkish Chief of Staff General Necdat Ozel as saying.
He spoke as he was touring the Turkish border town of Akcakale where five civilians...