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At least three dead in Turkey car bomb attack

Published 10/05/2016

Several ambulances were dispatched in the mainly-Kurdish city of Diyarbakir following a bomb attack targeting police
Several ambulances were dispatched in the mainly-Kurdish city of Diyarbakir following a bomb attack targeting police

A car bomb attack targeting a bus carrying police officers in the mainly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir has killed at least three people, Turkey's state-run news agency reports.

Anadolu Agency says at least 22 other people were wounded in the attack in Diyarbakir's Baglar neighbourhood.

The agency says the attack was carried out by the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK. However, t here was no immediate claim of responsibility.

Kurdish rebels have been targeting police and military targets since July, when a fragile peace process collapsed.

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