8 Turkish soldiers killed in PKK attack

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Eight Turkish soldiers were killed Wednesday in the deadliest attack by Kurdish militants since the government began an anti-terror offensive last month, as the country battles its most serious security and political crises in years.

An honor guard on duty outside the Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul was also attacked by suspected Marxist militants, with the country on edge after a wave of attacks in the last month. Read more on timesofisrael.