ANKARA, 17 Dec â€” RIA Novosti. Seventeen police officers and one civilian were injured in the explosion near the bus, police officers in the city of Mersin on Turkey’s Mediterranean coast, the incident is regarded as an act of terrorism, said Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag.
Previously, local authorities reported 12 wounded in the explosion that shattered about being in motion a police bus. According to Turkish media, the explosive device was put in the dumpster and triggered remotely.
“With the explosion in Mersin, which is regarded as the attack injured 17 police officers and one civilian”, â€” said Bozdag, speaking in the Turkish Parliament.
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