Bombs and clashes in Turkey

A bomb blast outside a shop in Istanbul wounded at least 14 people [June 10]. Turkish security forces believe that Kurdish separatists are behind the attack. [Reuters, June 10] Ongoing fighting in the Turkish southeast between the army and Kurdish separatist fighters of the Kurdish Workers’ Party [PKK] has left several dead. [Reuters, June 10]

From Security Briefs, June 11

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