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    Child Dead, 15 Wounded in Southeast Turkey Blast - Governor

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    A child was killed and 15 adults were wounded on Friday in a bomb explosion in the town of Viransehir in southeastern Turkey near the border with Syria, Governor of Sanliurfa province, Güngör Azim Tuna, said.

    ANKARA (Sputnik) — The explosion took place outside a residential complex housing local  judgicial officials

    ​"A three-year-old child was killed and 15 people were wounded in a car bomb blast," the governor said in statement.

    A Turkish police source earlier told Sputnik that at least three people were killed in the blast.

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