The Turkish military dispatched additional troops to the Syrian border after car bombs killed at least 40 people in the Reyhanlı district of Hatay on Saturday.
The Cihan news agency said the military began deploying huge number of air and ground military reinforcements to Reyhanlı on the Syrian border after the blasts.
Two car bombs exploded in a Turkish town near the border with Syria on Saturday, killing at least 40 people and injuring some 100 others, officials said. The blasts raised fears that Syria's brutal civil war violence was crossing into its neighbor.
TURKEY, HATAY, 11 MAY 2013
VAR of armoured vehicles moving on the road