Governor Tuna: Attack carried out by PKK
SANLIURFA - Şanlıurfa Governor Güngör Azim Tuna stated that the attack with the bomb-laden vehicle on the courthouse houses in Viranşehir province was carried out by PKK.
The devastation of attack on the houses of judges and prosecutors in the Yenişehir neighborhood of Şanlıurfa's Viranşehir district with a bomb-laden vehicle appeared after peep of day.
It has been observed that the damage of the buildings, the work place and the vehicles in the surroundings, especially in the lodgings, has been seen due to the violence of the attack. It was observed that a part of the surrounding wall of the lodge was destroyed.
It was seen that residents began to leave their homes in a controlled manner with the goods they had taken with them from the morning hours.
Governor: Attack carried out by PKK
Following the incident, Governor Güngör Azim Tuna, who was in the explanations, gave the information that the attack was carried out by PKK. Tuna said that the vehicle used in the attack was brought from Derik.
It was learned that the car was stolen and detonated by a remote control in the evening by a person between the ages of 18 and 20 after parked at the Prosecutors' Office.
In the investigations, it was determined that TNT explosives reinforced with a ton of fertilizer, glycerin and metal fragments were used in the attack.
Witnesses say that the detonation is felt in the villages, which are 12 kilometers away.
11-years-old Ahmet Oktay, son of Mustafa Günak, a 5th-grade student in the school and neighborhood guard İbrahim Kete, who was in charge of the Viranşehir Police Department, lost their life.
It was learned that Günak will be buried in Şanlıurfa New Family Cemetery after the ceremony. Food, Agriculture and Livestock Minister Faruk Çelik, who assesses the attack by connecting to a TV channel, will attend the ceremony together with Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu and Justice Minister Bekir Bozdağ. Ministers learned that after the ceremony, they will conduct an inspection on the field where the attack took place.
Treatment of 34 injured continue who were referred to Viranşehir State Hospital and various hospitals in the province center.
President Erdoğan called Governor Tuna
After the incident, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan called Governor Tuna over the phone and received information about the attack.
Yesterday at 20.30 in the Yenişehir neighborhood an attack carried out by bomb-laden vehicle on judges and prosecutors' lodgings, one is child 2 people lost their lives, 34 people were injured. (ILKHA)