Seventeen injured as bomb explosion hits military vehicle in southeast Turkey

Explosives planted by Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants ripped through a Turkish military vehicle traveling through southeast Turkey on Monday, wounding 17 soldiers, the military said. The vehicle was passing through the Yuksekova district of Hakkari province, which borders Iran and Iraq, when the blast occurred, the army said, adding the wounded were immediately taken… Read More Seventeen injured as bomb explosion hits military vehicle in southeast Turkey

Twenty-six people detained over car bomb attack in Turkey

Turkish authorities detained 26 people over a car bomb attack in the southeastern town of Viransehir, the provincial governor’s office said on Saturday. A vehicle loaded with explosives was remotely detonated late on Friday in the garden of a housing complex for judges and prosecutors, killing a child and wounding 17 people. A security guard… Read More Twenty-six people detained over car bomb attack in Turkey