Turkey’s Diyarbakir airport hit in suspected Kurdish rocket attack



Diyarbakir’s airport has come under rocket fire, sending staff and passengers scrambling for safety in Turkey’s main southeastern city.

Four missiles were launched at a police checkpoint outside the airport’s VIP lounge late on Saturday.

Diyarbakir Governor announced that the incident did not result in any causalities or cancellation of flights.


An ambulance helicopter lands as Turkish police officers and rescue personnel search the site of a car bomb explosion on August 15, 2016 in Diyarbakir. (AFP)



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