Car explodes outside barracks in southern Turkey
A car exploded in front of a gas station outside a military barracks in Turkey’s southern port of Iskenderun on Thursday, injuring four people, the Hurriyet daily reported. The blast occurred 150 meters from the Ahmet Tor military post. The victims were taken to a local hospital for treatment. The bomb went off shortly before a military vehicle had been due to pass, according to Dogan news agency. The port of Iskenderun is located in Hatay province, not far from the Syrian border, where Kurdish militants have often carried out attacks.