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Friday, 28 November, 1997, 08:55 GMT
Turkish cop shot by gunmen

Gunmen in Istanbul have shot dead a policeman and seriously wounded two other police officers.

The semi-official Anatolian news agency said the attack took place in a poor neighbourhood of the city in the early hours of the morning.

The agency said the Kurdish separatist organisation, the PKK, was suspected of carrying out the attack.

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