Child killed in PKK attack in SE Turkey

5 other civilians injured in terror attack in Hakkari province

Child killed in PKK attack in SE Turkey

World Bulletin / News Desk

A child was killed and five other civilians were injured when mortar shells fired by PKK extremists hit a car in southeastern Turkey’s Hakkari province Saturday, a security source said.

The source, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to the restrictions on talking to the media, said the PKK had been attacking a border brigade command in the province’s Cukurca district at the time of incident.

The injured were rushed to the Cukurca State Hospital.

Security forces launched an operation in the region to nab the PKK extremists.   

Güncelleme Tarihi: 10 Temmuz 2016, 11:39