In South-East Turkey struck a military convoy. As reports Reuters with reference to sources in the security sphere, the explosion killed six servicemen, one person was seriously injured.
Turkish portal Politicturk in his Twitter reported that the incident killed at least seven soldiers. According to the portal, was blown up by an improvised explosive device. Channel Sky News Arabia also reported seven dead.
Sources of Reuters claim that the explosion happened when a military convoy was moving along the highway that connects the city of Diyarbakir and the region lidge. According to others, has been undermined by one armored military vehicle. It is also reported that the explosive device was powered remotely.
Yesterday in the capital of Turkey Ankara was a powerful explosion, killing 28 people, mostly soldiers, were stopped at the traffic lights the bus. 61 people were injured. Authorities lay the responsibility for the attack on Kurdish extremists.
In turn, the Kurdish party «Democratic Union» has rejected charges in the organization and conduct of the terrorist attack in Ankara. According to one of the leaders of the PDS Saleh Muslim, «the party «Democratic Union» has nothing to do with the bombing in Ankara, and rejected the accusations in his address on this occasion».
President Recep Tayyip erdoğan after the terrorist attack in Ankara has declared its readiness to combat terrorism in the country and abroad, providing security «wherever and whenever needed.»
In October 2015, when two explosions in Ankara killed at least 86 people and more than 200 were injured. Then it was reported that explosive devices are detonated by two suicide bombers. Responsibility for the October attacks no one has claimed.
In Turkey a bomb exploded under a military convoy. Media: 6 people died 18.02.2016