One officer killed after attack near police station in Mersin
13:06, Tuesday, 27 September, 2022
One police officer was killed late on Monday when a bomb exploded near a residence that houses police in the southern Turkish province of Mersin, while a second officer was wounded, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said.
The two attackers first shot at the police officer on duty and later detonated bombs that were attached to them, he said.
The attack took place in the Mezitli district of Mersin, state-owned Anadolu Agency said.