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ANKARA, Turkey | Turkey: 25 soldiers hurt by exploding ordnance, 7 missing

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey’s Defense Ministry says 25 soldiers were injured while seven others are unaccounted for in an accident during the firing of heavy weapon ordnance. In a statement, the ministry said the unexplained accident occurred Friday at a base in Hakkari province, which borders both Iraq and Iran and where clashes between Kurdish … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | Turkey: 25 soldiers hurt by exploding ordnance, 7 missing

Reports: Explosion hits by police station in southern Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey/December 28, 2017  (AP)(STL.News) —Turkish media reports say a powerful explosion has occurred near a police station in a town in southern Turkey. The private Dogan news agency says the blast happened in the town of Seyhan, in Adana province on Thursday. There was no information immediately available on possible casualties or injuries. Dogan says police … Continue reading Reports: Explosion hits by police station in southern Turkey