Reuters: Three killed, 40 wounded in car bomb near Turkish police station

Source : 112 Ukraine

Another terror attack in Turkey
07:58, 18 August 2016

AA, TRTWorld and agencies

Three people were killed and 40 were wounded when a car bomb exploded near a police station in Turkey's eastern province of Van near the Iranian border on Wednesday, state broadcaster TRT said, citing the local governor.

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Police and ambulances were seen rushing in, according to another broadcaster, the privately owned Dogan news agency.

The station also serves as a police barracks, TRT said, citing a statement from the local governor. It was not immediately clear how many police and civilians were among the dead and wounded.

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