Istanbul blast kills 10 foreign nationals

Published on : Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Istanbul blast10 people were killed and 15 injured in an explosion in the central square in Istanbul Turkey. There may be some foreign tourists who have been killed in the crowded area.

 

 

Sultanahmet Square, where the blast took place was swarming with security forces and ambulance in the aftermath of the blast. Being a tourist hub the city has always attracted plenty of tourists in its heavily guarded setting.

 

 

The investigations are still continuing on the explosive type and cause of the explosion. No group has claimed responsibility yet.

 

 

The German government is sure that German citizens have become victims to the explosion and now the government has issued a travel advisory. Large gatherings in Istanbul have been banned. The international security director at the Asia Pacific Foundation Sajjan Gohel, said that “There does seem to be an attack of some kind.”

 

 

In earlier explosions in Turkey, lunchtime peace rally in Ankara  99 people were killed and 240 were injured.

 

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One Response to Istanbul blast kills 10 foreign nationals

  1. Cengiz Kellekci says:

    Terrorism is same in all over the world.We condemn the terrorism and pray for people who lost their lives in such bloody attack.Millions of people visit Istanbul each year and this can happen at anywhere in the world as it happened before in NY,London,Paris,Mumbai and etc…So we all have to be united against terrorism and best answer shouldbe keep travelling to the country where these attacks occur.

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