Explosion in Ankara aimed at provoking civil strife – Erdogan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct.10
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
The explosion in Turkey's Ankara is aimed at provoking civil strife, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, according to the message from the country's presidential administration.
Currently, the country's authorities are doing everything possible to identify the perpetrators, said the message.
The death toll as a result of the explosion near the railway station in Ankara, Turkey on Oct.10 has reached 30 people, according to the preliminary data.
Reportedly, the number of the injured has reached 126.
Ambulances have arrived at the scene.
According to the preliminary data, it is a terrorist attack.
It is not ruled out that a suicide attacker has committed the terrorist attack.
Ankara police is concerned about the possibility of new explosions involving suicide attackers.
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