Suicide blast at US embassy in Ankara; 2 killed

ANKARA: At least two people were killed and several others were injured in a powerful bomb blast outside the US Embassy in Ankara, Turkish media reported.

According to a police official, a suicide bomber detonated an explosive device at the entrance of the US Embassy in the Turkish capital, killing at least two people.

The bomb appeared to have exploded inside the security checkpoint at the entrance of the embassy.