Three soldiers shot in attack in southeastern Turkey

At least three soldiers were killed in an attack on Saturday in Turkey’s southeastern province of Hakkari

Three soldiers shot in attack in southeastern Turkey

World Bulletin/News Desk

At least three soldiers were killed in a shooting attack in Turkey’s southeastern province of Hakkari on Saturday, the Turkish General Staff said in a statement on its website.

The three soldiers -- Sergeant Ramazan Gulle, Private Officers Yunus Yilmaz and Ramazan Kose -- were shot by three masked men while on duty in Hakkari province’s district of Yuksekova in southeastern Turkey, the General Staff said.

The shooters have been identified as members of a terrorist organization.

One of the soldiers died after being taken to the state hospital.

The security forces have imposed intense security measures in the district. 

Güncelleme Tarihi: 25 Ekim 2014, 22:55

Muhammed Öylek

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