Mine blast kills Turkish soldiers

Separatist PKK fighters suspected to be behind blast that killed six soldiers.

     

    Nine Turkish soldiers were killed in a similar attack on April 29.  

    The PKK - listed as a terrorist group by Ankara and much of the world - has waged an armed campaign for self-rule in Turkey's mainly Kurdish east and southeast since 1984, a conflict that has claimed some 45,000 lives.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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