Eight killed, 60 injured in Turkey blast

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 10:15

Ankara: At least eight people were killed and 60 injured in a powerful blast in Turkey`s Gaziantep province on Monday, an official statement said.
The incident occurred, near Syrian border, after a truck full of explosives halted near the Karsiyaka police station and the bombs were detonated, setting two buses and a car ablaze, Xinhua quoted a statement issued by Gaziantep Governor`s office as saying.

Any group was yet to claim responsibility for the blast on Monday night.

IANS



First Published: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 09:17

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