Explosion reported at armory in Turkey’s Diyarbakir

Explosion reported at armory belonging to Special Operation Forces in Turkey’s Diyarbakir

Photo by: AA
Photo by: AA

Police close Diyarbakir-Silvan main road to traffic

Turkish Security sources have said an explosion occured on Wednesday at an armory belonging to Special Operation Forces in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir.

The explosion caused a fire which was eventuallly extinguished by fire fighters.

No casualties were reported from the incident. Police closed the Diyarbakir-Silvan road to traffic citing security reasons.

The cause of the explosion has not been determined yet. Turkish authorities have started an investigation into the explosion.

TRTWorld, AA