Car Bomb Attack Hits Police Headquarters in Turkey’s Southeast

middA large car bomb attack hit the police headquarters of the Midyat district in the southeastern province of Mardin on the morning of June 8, injuring several people.

A number of ambulances and security reinforcements were sent to the scene after the attack, which took place at around 11 a.m.The bomb-laden car was detonated when it was trying to pass through the barriers of the headquarters, which were built as a precaution against attacks, according to inital information.Damage also occured in the nearby buildings.

Turkey was also hit with a car bomb attack on June 7, which targeted a police bus in Istanbul’s Vezneciler neighborhood.