Two suspects blow themselves up near Ankara

Two suicide bombers detonated their explosives during a police operation in an area near Turkey's capital Ankara.

Photo by: AA
Photo by: AA

Turkish security personnel at the site of the incident.

Two suspected suicide bombers blew themselves up on Saturday in an area near Turkey’s capital Ankara after they were cornered by the police.

Anadolu Agency reported that the pair detonated their explosives during a police operation after officers called on them to surrender.

They set off the car bombs they had prepared, it added.

The incident happened after Thursday's bombing in Istanbul near Ataturk Airport in which at least ten people were injured.

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