A Turkish soldier and a security member investigate the site where soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb detonated by Kurdish rebels in the eastern Turkish city of Siirt on Aug. 19, 2015, Turkish news agencies said. At least 85 people, most of them police and soldiers, have been killed since July in the renewed violence between the security forces and the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK.
A Turkish soldier and a security member investigate the site where soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb detonated by Kurdish rebels in the eastern Turkish city of Siirt on Aug. 19, 2015, Turkish news agencies said. At least 85 people, most of them police and soldiers, have been killed since July in the renewed violence between the security forces and the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK. AP
A Turkish soldier and a security member investigate the site where soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb detonated by Kurdish rebels in the eastern Turkish city of Siirt on Aug. 19, 2015, Turkish news agencies said. At least 85 people, most of them police and soldiers, have been killed since July in the renewed violence between the security forces and the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK. AP

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