Car bomb in southern Turkey kills policeman, 23 wounded

May 1, 2016 8:15 AM

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ANKARA, Turkey — A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing a policeman and injuring 23 other people, an official said.

Gov. Ali Yerlikaya of Gaziantep province issued a statement saying 19 policemen and four civilians were wounded in the explosion that went off at 9:17 a.m. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.

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