Many police and ambulances were seen hurrying towards the scene, Dogan stated. The blast targeted a station which works as a police barracks, it stated.
It wasn#8217;t immediately obvious who had been behind the attack. Kurdish militants frequently target police stations along with other security pressure outposts with vehicle bombs.
(Confirming by Ece Toksabay Writing by David Dolan Editing by Candice Chopra and James Dalgleish)
Twenty everyone was wounded whenever a vehicle explosive device exploded near a police station and barracks in Turkey#8217;s eastern province of Van close to the Iranian border on Wednesday, Dogan news agency stated.
Pm Binali Yildirim, speaking survive television from Ankara, confirmed there was a panic attack on the police station in Van but didn#8217;t elaborate.
Turkey#8217;s mainly Kurdish southeast continues to be scorched by violence since a couple-1/2-year ceasefire between your condition and also the outlawed Kurdistan Employees Party fell apart in This summer this past year.