Five dead in car bomb attack on military in Turkish capital

February 17, 2016 6:08 PM

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ANKARA At least five people were killed in the administrative heart of Turkey's capital Ankara on Wednesday when a vehicle laden with explosives detonated as military buses passed near the armed forces' headquarters, parliament and government buildings.

The Turkish military condemned what it described as a terrorist attack on the buses as they waited at traffic lights. The Ankara governor's office said at least five people had been killed and at least 10 injured.

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