World Bulletin / News Desk
According to the Hakkari Governor's Office, the terrorist PKK carried out the attack in the village of Obasilar in the Yuksekova district on a vehicle used by electrical line maintenance workers.
Three workers were also injured -- two seriously -- and were taken to Hakkari State Hospital.
After the attack, Turkish security forces launched an air operation to neutralize the terrorists.
The PKK -- listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the U.S. and EU -- resumed its armed campaign in July 2015. Since then, it has been responsible for the deaths of around 1,200 Turkish security personnel and civilians.