The Turkish authorities have arrested several soldiers over their role in a video which shows them physically and verbally abusing several young Syrian men trying to illegally cross the border into the country. 
The incident, which took place at a military outpost last week, involved four soldiers hitting and kicking the young men, shouting at them in the process.
“Will you come to Turkey again? Be quiet man! Don’t shout,” one says, while his colleague repeatedly kicks a refugee already on the ground.
“Why did you bring the refugees in? Are you a smuggler?“ another says. 
The video, purportedly taken by a soldier who took part and widely shared online after being sent to a contact in Germany, has not been independently verified. However, in a statement on its website the Turkish army said it had identified the personnel involved and taken them into custody. 
The four refugees were taken to a police station, examined by …