Left Menu
Development News Edition

UPDATE 1-Car bomb near Syria-Turkey border kills four civilians

Reuters | Anadolu | Updated: 16-02-2020 23:53 IST | Created: 16-02-2020 23:50 IST
UPDATE 1-Car bomb near Syria-Turkey border kills four civilians
Representative image Image Credit: ANI

A car bomb exploded on Sunday in the Syrian town of Tel Abyad, near the Turkish border, killing four people, Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency said.

The Arab town, from which Turkish-backed forces last October pushed out the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, has seen a spate of car blasts that have killed dozens of civilians. There was no immediate comment from the authorities.

Anadolu, citing security sources, said the attack was carried out by the YPG, which Turkey considers a terrorist group linked to Kurdish insurgents on its own soil.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Download The Devdiscourse News App for Latest News.



Tourism post-COVID 19: Lessons learned, out-of-box strategies to ensure the revival

In the pre-COVID 19 period the tourism industry was seen with much hope throughout the world. However, the COVID 19 pandemic has completely paralysed the tourism industry and its dependent sectors. The tourism industry in the post-COVID 19 ...

Cybersecurity post-COVID 19: More internet means more threats, stay alert folks!

When supported by adequate digital awareness campaigns and more crackdowns on cybercrimes, increased internet usage will help more people embrace technology and better understand the risks, bringing us closer to unleashing the true potentia...

Rising temperatures in India seem to counter the spread of COVID 19 infections

Scary predictions on the rate of spread of COVID 19 infections in India are floating in media. But the data on the spread of infections coming so far point to a contrary trajectory putting a question mark on such predictions. Explanations o...

Sanitation post-COVID 19: Tissue paper not in fashion, learn to wash

Tissue paper has failed COVID 19 test. The modern understanding of sanitation is passing through a stage of transformation. Those who used to feel proud of using tissue paper have been compelled to wash frequently their hands with soap. In ...


Latest News

TN Cong wants alcohol addicts treated during COVID-19 lockdown

Billing the coronavirus lockdown period as a rare opportunity, Tamil Nadu Congress Committee on Friday urged the state government to start rehabilitation centres to treat people addicted to alcohol and work towards implementing prohibition ...

Coronavirus: GoM reviews overall situation across India

As the country battles a sudden surge in coronavirus cases, the government on Friday carried out a detailed review of the overall healthcare delivery system as well as situation arising out of the 21-day nation-wide lockdown, officials said...

ITV execs agree 20% pay cut, forgo bonus, in coronavirus crisis

ITV, Britains biggest free-to-air commercial broadcaster, said its executive directors had agreed a voluntary 20 reduction in salary and to forgo any bonus for this year to help preserve cash during the coronavirus pandemic.The broadcaster ...

After ignoring warnings, Israeli ultra-Orthodox hit by virus

Early this week, the streets of the central Israeli city of Bnei Brak were bustling with shoppers as ultra-Orthodox residents, obeying their religious leaders, ignored pleas to stay home in the face of the coronavirus threat. By Friday, Bne...

Give Feedback