Meanwhile, the Turkish authorities to take significant measures to ensure security in the Syrian border. As reported by the newspaper Today's Zaman, military officers called to serve, retired, and sent them to the border area. Was immediately declared overestimated the willingness on the basis of the Turkish Navy in Iskanderune. The newspaper notes that the action Syria led to the freezing of the project for the destruction of landmines in the border zone.
The publication says that the Turkish authorities are afraid of the influx of refugees from Syria, especially in light of "the likely intervention NATO in what is happening in this country. "According to some reports, 17,000 refugees are sent to the Turkish border. In turn, according to the Iranian agency Fars, Grand Mufti Syria Ahmed Badr al-Din Hassoun said that everything is ready for an attack on Syria by the NATO.
"Expect more intervention of the West against Syria, which will involve more than 600 combat aircraft. All Syrians should merge in these difficult days are for the protection of Russia," he said.
Earlier, the President Syria Bashar Assad has blamed the unrest in the country of "terrorists." He noted that the government will pursue the terrorists who are trying to destabilize the situation in the country. According to Syrian human rights activists, since the beginning of the unrest in March of this year, the country has killed more than 2,000 people.