PKK kills two soldiers in Hakkari landmine attack
Two specialist sergeants were killed and one soldier was wounded when a landmine exploded near their military vehicle in the eastern province of Hakkari today, daily Hürriyet has reported.
The landmine on a road near the province's Krköy village was detonated remotely by outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants as the vehicle was passing, according to reports.
The vehicle fell into Zap Creek due to the blast.
The road has been closed in the event that there are more landmines in the area, while an operation was also launched to locate the assailants.
A policeman was also wounded today when PKK militants opened fire on a guardroom of a military housing unit in rnak's Gündodu neighborhood.