Explosion in Dersim leaves casualties among Turkish soldiers

An explosion that occurred on Dersim-Erzincan highway during the passing of Turkish military units left some soldiers dead or wounded.

An explosion occurred on Dersim-Erzincan highway last night during the passing of Turkish soldiers participating in a military operation in the area.

According to information ANF obtained from local sources, several soldiers were killed or wounded as a result of the explosion.

While Turkish officials announced only ‘injured soldiers’, HPG has not made a statement on the incident yet.