590 soldiers were hospitalized in the West Turkish province of Manisa with nausea and vomiting. The reason for the hospitalization was food poisoning.
All suffered 731 member of the first training battalion of the Turkish army. In Manisa arrived promptly the defense Minister Fikri Isik and the commander of land forces General Zeki Colak.
72 soldiers remain in hospital. Their condition is estimated as satisfactory. 21 arrested an employee of the company supplying prepared food to the base. Among those arrested were the leadership of the firm.
Another 35 soldiers, who completed the training course and is aimed at the Turkish-occupied Northern Cyprus, was admitted to hospital in Nicosia. The condition of one of them is critical.
We add that this is the second in the last month a case of mass poisoning in the training database. 23 may here ill 1,000 troops. One of them died.