At least eight people are reported killed and sixty wounded by a car bomb in southeastern Turkey, about 50 kilometres from the Syrian border.
Reports are also coming in of a second explosion.
Security sources say the attack happened near a police station in Gaziantep. Police officers were among the injured.
Reports quoting the local governor say the device was remote-controlled.
Turkey has opened an aid centre for Syrian refugees in the town.
Copyright © 2013 euronewsMore about:
- 10:33 CET Missing Syrian nuns appear in video, saying they are well
- 07:24 CET Australia foreign minister downplays China air defence zone…
- 07:09 CET U.S. commitment to Middle East security proven, enduring – Hagel
- 06:19 CET Australia celebrates first same-sex marriages ahead of court…
- 02:27 CET France struggles in EU to stem low-cost foreign workers
- 22:54 CET French launch Central African Republic mission but deaths mount
- 22:24 CET South Africa mourns Mandela, will bury him on December 15
- 22:05 CET U.N., U.S. call for investigations into Thai trafficking of…