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Tuesday, 17 May 2022 08:46 GMT

French Police Probe PKK-Linked Attack On Turkish Consulate In Paris


(MENAFN- Trend News Agency)

The Turkish Consulate-General in Paris was attacked by sympathizers of the PKK terrorist group early Thursday, damaging the outer wall and windows of the building, Trend reports citing Daily Sabah .

The attack was carried out by unidentified assailants using firework-type explosives around 2:30 a.m.

French authorities launched an investigation into the incident, which was claimed by PKK-linked organizations.

Governor Laurent Hottiaux of Hauts-de-Seine province condemned the attack on the consulate building in the commune of Boulogne-Billancourt near the French capital.

Turkish diplomatic missions and officials face frequent attacks conducted by PKK sympathizers.

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  • PKK
  • Turkey
  • France

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