An improvised explosive device planted on the Lice-Kulp land road in Diyarbakır province in southeastern Turkey has been detonated by members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) while a military vehicle was driving by.
Two soldiers including a major officer have lost their lives, one other has been injured.
Many soldiers have been dispatched to the area following the explosion and a comprehensive military operation has been launched in the region. (EKN/DG)
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