PKK militants are suspected to be behind the attack, local media say
The convoy of Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, the leader of the opposition Republican party, was attacked in Artvin province, northern Turkey. Daily Sabah reports that the perpetrators were the militants from the PKK, the Workers Party of Kurdistan, 112.international reports.
One of Kılıçdaroğlu’s guards was killed.
Hurriyet Daily News added that the shootout between the militants and the bodyguards continues.