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 One person killed and 13 injured in car bomb blast in Turkish city of Gaziantep, - BBC

At least one person has died and 13 were injured in a car bomb blast near a police headquarters in the Turkish city of Gaziantep.

Censor.NET reports citing BBC.

The blast hit the southern city, 10km (six miles) from the Syrian border, at about 09:30 local time (06:30 GMT).

CNN Turk said the blast was heard several kilometres away.

Nine of the injured were police officers, Gaziantep's regional governor was quoted as saying.

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Some reports said gunfire was heard after the blast. There was no immediate word on who is behind the latest blast.

Gaziantep is known to have several IS cells.

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