Child Killed in Car Explosion Near Turkish Wedding

Child Killed in Car Explosion Near Turkish Wedding
Mon 05-11-2012

A car bomb went off near a Turkish wedding in the town of Semdinli, and an 11 year old child was killed by the explosion.

A car exploded as an armored police vehicle was passing by, according to the semi-official Anadolu news agency.

"Because this despicable attack occurred near an area with a wedding unfortunately there were civilian casualties," said Erdogan.

The injured were taken to nearby hospitals.