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Ankara attack carried out by female PKK member: Turkey's interior ministry
March 15, 2016 / 3:16 PM / 2 years ago

Ankara attack carried out by female PKK member: Turkey's interior ministry

ANKARA (Reuters) - A female member of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) carried out the bombing in central Ankara on Sunday, Turkey’s interior ministry said on Tuesday.

The Turkish national, 1992-born attacker had joined the PKK in 2013, and was later trained by the Syrian Kurdish militant group YPG, the statement said.

Reporting by Gulsen Solaker; Writing by Ece Toksabay; Editing by Dasha Afanasieva

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