Bomb Blast Injures 15 In Turkish Capital

Posted September 20th, 2011 at 7:26 am (UTC-5)
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A powerful explosion has rocked the Turkish capital, Ankara, near government buildings and a secondary school, injuring at least 15 people.

Officials suspect a bomb may have been planted in a vehicle prior to the Tuesday blast. The blast damaged shops, nearby offices and numerous vehicles.

Police immediately cordoned off the area in the event of a secondary explosion.

No groups or individuals claimed responsibility for the blast.

There are no reported fatalities, but several of the wounded are seriously injured.