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Terror strikes Turkey again

ankara explosion 17feb2016An explosion hit military vehicles at an intersection in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Wednesday evening. According to the initial reports at least 28 killed and 61 others were injured in the blast.

The explosion hit three military vehicles and a private vehicle in central Ankara, near Turkish parliament buildings.

Authorities believe a bomb-laden vehicle caused the explosion.

Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag called it an "act of terrorism".

Large plumes of smoke were seen rising from the area and witnesses said the blast was heard all over the city.

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