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11 Killed in Attacks on Police, Military in Turkey; 226 Hurt | ABC News

11 Killed in Attacks on Police, Military in Turkey; 226 Hurt | ABC News

A string of bombings, blamed on Kurdish rebels and targeting Turkey’s security forces, killed at least 11 people and wounded 226 others, officials said Thursday.

Two of the attacks were car bombings that hit police stations in eastern Turkey, while a third — a roadside blast — targeted a military vehicle carrying soldiers in the southeast of the country.

Authorities say the assaults were carried out by the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK, which has launched a campaign of car bombings targeting police stations or roadside bomb attacks security force vehicles.

Source: 11 Killed in Attacks on Police, Military in Turkey; 226 Hurt – ABC News