7 police officers killed, 27 injured in car bomb attack in Turkey

01:25 AM | 1 Apr, 2016
7 police officers killed, 27 injured in car bomb attack in Turkey
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DIYARBAKIR (Web Desk) – At least seven police officers have been killed and 27 people have been injured in a car bomb attack on Thursday.

According to details, a car bomb attack took place near the city's bus terminal targeting a police shuttle in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir.

According to initial reports, the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) was behind the attack, which targeted a police shuttle, Hurriyet Daily News reported.

A number of ambulances were deployed to the scene while the wounded police officers were transferred to Diyarbakir Military Hospital.

The attack came on a day three ministers were in Diyarbakir.