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Car bomb attack in Ankara kills 34

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    Ankara Blast: Turkish Officials Identify Woman Suicide Bomber

    Mar 15, 2016 - While the Turkish officials detained 10 people in connection with the Sunday's car bomb blast in Ankara, they have come to a conclusion that a female suicide bomber and a male accomplice were the main perpetrators. Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said that the female suicide bomber has been identified. Investigators are hopeful about identifying the suspected male attacker  after they get the result of DNA test. The attack in the Turkish capital city claimed at least 35 lives.

    Turkish warplanes bomb PKK targets

    In retaliation to the car bomb blast in Turkey which claimed 36 lives, Eleven Turkish warplanes carried out air strikes on PKK targets in Iraq. According to media reports, Turkish fighter jets bombed 18 targets, which included ammunition dumps and shelters in Gara and Qandil sectors. The PKK has confirmed the attacks.

    Mar 14, 2015 - Following an attack in Ankara that killed 34 people, the president of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan has promised to bring terrorism to its knees. As per media reports, at least 125 people were injured in the car bomb explosion that took place at Guven Park in the Kizilay district. Efkan Ala, the Interior Minister of the country, has said that an investigation would conclude on Monday and those behind the attack would be named. So, far no group has claimed responsibility for the attack. 

     

     

     

     

     

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