Southeast Turkey blast kills 7, injures 10 

Policemen at the scene of the blast in the Kulp district of Diyarbakir province.

Seven people were killed and 10 were wounded in southeast Turkey when an improvised explosive placed on a road went off as a vehicle carrying villagers was passing, a governor’s office in the region said.

The explosives were believed to have been placed by Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants, the office said in a statement. 

The Thursday evening blast occurred in the Kulp district of Diyarbakir province, the office said.


Zainab Sa’id