Turkish military has responded after a group of smugglers fired at guards on the Turkish-Syrian border in southern Turkish province of Kilis.

The smugglers fled back into Syria after two Turkish military units who were on patrol fired back. The wheel of a truck the smugglers were using damaged and stuck in a mined territory. Turkish border guards seized 18,000 package of cigarettes as well as a AK-47 bullet cartridge in the truck.