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Seven die in southeast Turkey blast

| Updated: September 21, 2019 20:38:42

Seven die in southeast Turkey blast

At least seven people were killed and 10 were wounded in southeast Turkey when an improvised explosive placed on a road went off as a vehicle carrying villagers was passing.

According to a governor’s office in the region, the explosives were believed to have been placed by Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants.

The Thursday evening blast occurred in the Kulp district of Diyarbakir province, the office said.

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