Ankara explosion kills 28, injures 61

Baku, February 17, AZERTAC

An explosion which hit military-owned vehicles in central Ankara has killed least 28 people and wounded 61 more, Turkish Deputy PM has said, according to Anadolu Agency.

An initial report from the city’s governor suggests three military-owned vehicles and a private vehicle were hit Wednesday evening.

Anadolu Agency reporters at the scene say the blast occurred in Merasim Street which connects Dikmen Street to Inonu Boulevard and is close to Turkish General Staff and parliament buildings.

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