Turkey Blames Kurdish Militants For Deadly Explosion

Kurdistan Workers Party denies involvement

  • On Monday, Turkey blamed Kurdish militants for carrying out an attack that killed six people and wounded 81 others in an explosion in Istanbul.
  • Police detained 47 people, including a Syrian woman who is suspected of planting the bomb.
  • The government said the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) and the Syrian Kurdish YPG (a wing of the PKK) are responsible for the attack.
  • PKK has denied involvement and no group has claimed responsibility.
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