PKK blamed for foiled Ankara bombing

PKK blamed for foiled Ankara bombing

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Ankara Governor Governor Erkan Topaca said Saturday that two suicide car bombers blew themselves up in the outskirts of the capital city near a horse farm after being stopped by police and ordered to surrender. The unidentified pair – a man and woman – set off the car bombs they had prepared, the Turkey’s state-run Anadolu news agency reported, adding that the two suspects were the only casualties. The private channel CNN Turk reported that the pair were believed to have been in possession of plastic explosives and 200 kilograms of ammonium nitrate. Topaca says the assailants are suspected to have been linked to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party which has carried out a series of suicide car bombings over the past year. “The…