Report: Explosion in Ankara, Turkey causes casualties

By REUTERS, JPOST.COM STAFF
September 20, 2011 11:31

 
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ANKARA - An explosion, apparently in a vehicle, rocked the center of the Turkish capital Ankara on Tuesday, causing some casualties and damaging surrounding vehicles, Turkish broadcasters reported.

The cause of the blast was not immediately clear. No further details were immediately available. Thick smoke rose from the area in central Ankara.

The explosion occurred on a bus, Turkish daily Hurriyet reported via its Twitter feed.

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