Turkey: Car Bomb in Southeast Kills Eight Police Officers

August 26, 2016 8:09 AM

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A car bomb targeting a police headquarters in Turkey’s predominantly Kurdish southeast left at least eight dead and dozens wounded Friday, according to officials.

The blast in the town of Cizre comes two days after the Turkish military entered Syrian territory to launch an operation on the town of Jarabulus to oust the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) and to contain the territorial advances of Syrian Kurdish fighters who have captured swathes of territory ...

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