Turkey's Derik governor wounded in PKK attack dies

A district governor who was wounded in an PKK attack in the Derik district of the southeastern province of Mardin died in hospital, Gaziantep Gov. Ali Yerlikaya said. Derik District Gov. Muhammed Fatih Safitürk, …

Blast heard near government building in Turkey's Derik

An explosion has been heard near a government in building in a Kurdish-dominated town Derik in southern Turkey, local media reported. The Dogan news agency said several ambulances had rushed to the scene but it is currently unknown …