US employee of Turkey’s Incirlik airbase found dead
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 13
A US citizen serving as chief of the fire department at Turkey's Incirlik airbase was found dead in the courtyard of his house, the Hurriyet newspaper reported June 13.
The cause of the airbase employee's death is unknown.
Turkey has initiated a criminal case into the airbase employee's death and an investigation is underway.
The Incirlik base is located five miles north of the Turkish city of Adana near the Syrian border.
The airbase currently hosts aircraft of the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia and Qatar involved in the US-led air campaign against the "Islamic State" terrorist group.