Turkish daily newspapers on Wednesday covered Monday's blast in Gaziantep, the road accident which killed nine Turkish soldiers, and the missing Turkish journalist in Syria. The Anadolu Agency does not verify these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
All Turkish dailies covered the deadly blast which took place on Monday. A car full of explosives was detonated in the south-eastern province of Gaziantep on Monday night killing nine people including four children according to daily ZAMAN. Turkish President Abdullah Gul, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and several other Turkish ministers condemned the attack.
Another topic which was covered by all of the Turkish dailies was the road accident in Uludere. Nine Turkish soldiers and one village guard lost their lives when a minibus carrying them was involved in a traffic accident and overturned in Uludere town of the south-eastern province of Sirnak on Tuesday.
According to Turkish dailies, both incidents shook Turkey deeply. Daily MILLYET headlined "Turkey as one heart", daily Turkiye headlined "One heart against terrorism" and daily SABAH headlined "More pain on top of pain".
Daily SABAH headlined "Turkish journalist is missing in Syria" and daily MILLIYET headlined "Missing Turkish journalist in Syria". According to MILLIYET that Turkish camera operator Cuneyt Unal went missing. He was working for Arabic Alhurra Television in Aleppo. There are no updates over his missing since Monday.
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