Istanbul, Turkey: 13 Turkish soldiers were killed and 48 wounded in a car bombing on Saturday when an explosion hit a bus in the central Turkish city of Kayseri.
The bus was transporting soldiers when it was hit by an explosion near Erciyes University. There was no immediate claim of responsibility.
The explosion comes a week after 44 people were killed on December 10 in a double bombing in Istanbul after a football match. The attack was claimed by Kurdish militants.