Turkish militiamen blamed for the attack in Ankara that claimed the lives of nearly 40 people, the Kurdistan workers ‘ party, against which the day before started another military operation. Experts suggest that perhaps the explosion near the residence of Prime Minister Davutoglu is a third force, interested in a “creeping coup”. Kurdish threat may encourage Turkey to invade Syria.
According to recent reports, the victims of another large-scale terrorist attack in the Turkish capital Ankara had at least 37 people, 125 were injured.
“It seems that the factor is still an unknown third force”
The explosion took place yesterday, at 19.45 Moscow time at a bus stop square next to the Guven Park in the heart of the Turkish capital at the big congestion of people. Exploded a car bomb that was between the two buses. Completely burned down one municipal bus, the fire spread to passenger cars.
The witness Ammar, quoted Baltkom, said: “It’s a hell of some sort, fuss, smoke, fire. The traffic is blocked there, police much. Report that it is a terrorist act”. According to him, he was quite far from the explosion, but fire and smoke are visible from many points in the city. “I have a pregnant wife. It’s scary,” said Ammar.
As reported by RIA “Novosti”, the sound of a strong explosion was heard in many parts of Ankara. Over the place seemed the clouds of thick smoke that could be seen from many parts of the city. Into the area came a large number of ambulances and fire brigades. The city center is completely blocked, loitering over the city police helicopters.
The Russian Embassy in Ankara determining if any of the victims of the explosion of the Russian citizens. President Vladimir Putin condemned the terrorist attack in Ankara expressed condolences to the bereaved families and wished speedy recovery to the injured.
The investigation revealed that the blowing up of the car was done by two people – a man and a woman, said on Monday TASS reported with reference to Turkish edition of “Cumhuriyet”. Concurrently, there were reports that the car that was blown up on Sunday in Ankara, was listed as stolen from January 10. Car brand BMW was stolen from an elderly woman in the province of Sanliurfa in the Southeast of the country, reports TASS with reference to “Haberturk”. This province borders with Syria. On the same day the car was brought to the city of Diyarbakir, capital of the neighboring province, also located near the Turkish-Syrian border.
“Why the police missed this action?”
In the first reports of the attack was focused on the fact that the explosion occurred near one of the offices of the Prime Minister of Turkey, Ahmet Davutoglu. It was stated that the Prime Minister convene an urgent meeting of the security Council of the country.