Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu laid on acting in Syria Kurdish forces of self-defence responsibility for the attack in Ankara. The explosion occurred in the center of the capital, claimed the lives of 28 people, more than 60 were injured.
«It is established that the terrorists acted together with the Union of fighters of the Kurdish self-defense, which entered the Turkish territory from Syria,» he said, confirming that the suicide bomber arrived from Syria as a refugee.
Earlier, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan promised to reach not only children, but also to the organizers of the attack. He also called on the international community to support Turkey in the fight against terror.
On the morning of 18 February, the Turkish air force struck blows to positions of Kurdish militias in Northern Iraq. Note that after threats from Russia to the Turkish planes do not cross Syrian border. For attacks on Kurds used artillery.
Meanwhile, in Southeast Turkey attacked a military convoy. Killed at least seven soldiers. Responsibility for the attack, the authorities also laid by Kurdish rebels.