An unspeakable act happened today in the city of Ankara, Turkey where two powerful bombs exploded near the main train station.
CNN is reporting the terrorist act had targeted a peace rally.
Two powerful bombs exploded near the main train station in Ankara on Saturday morning, targeting a peace rally and causing carnage, killing at least 97 people and injuring more than 400 others in the deadliest attack in the Turkish capital in recent memory
The United States condemned the bombing, calling it a heinous terrorist attack on peaceful demonstrators.
“In light of the ongoing violence in Turkey and the region, it is particularly important at this time that all Turkish citizens recommit to peace and stand together against terror,” the U.S. State Department said in a statement.
“We stand together in solidarity with the Turkish people and reaffirm our determination to continue to work with Turkey to combat the shared threat of terrorism.”
Check out the bomb when it initially went off:
Here is the aftermatch of the attack: