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Turkish soldier killed, six others wounded in attacks in south east

DIYARBAKIR, Apr 23 (Reuters) A Turkish soldier was killed in an armed attack in Nusaybin in Turkey's south east and six were wounded in an ambush on a police vehicle, the armed forces and other security sources said today.
The six were wounded when an explosive was detonated as a military vehicle passed on the road to Mazidagi, another town in Mardin province, security sources said, adding that clashes followed.
In Nusaybin the soldier was injured having been attacked by members of the "separatist terrorist organisation" during operations against the group, and was taken to hospital. He could not be saved and died by 1100 local time (1330 IST), a statement from the armed forces said.
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