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28 dead in Istanbul airport
suicide attack: city governor
ISTANBUL, Jun 29 – At least 28 people were killed
Tuesday evening in a suicide attack at the
international terminal of Istanbul’s Ataturk
airport, the city’s governor said.
Two explosions hit the airport – Turkey’s biggest –
followed by gunfire, local television channels
reported, adding that all flights had been
Sixty people were wounded, six of them very
seriously, state news agency Anadolu said.
More than a dozen ambulances raced to Ataturk
airport, CNN Turk said.
The channel cited witnesses as saying two violent
blasts shook the international terminal, sparking
panic among passengers.
“It was very strong, everyone panicked and
started running in all directions,” one witness told
Police set up a perimeter around the site,
television images showed.
Turkey has been hit by a string of deadly attacks
in the past year, blamed on both Kurdish rebels
and the Islamic State jihadist group.
The Turkish airport attack also follows coordinated
suicide bombings at Brussels airport and a city
metro station in March that left 32 people dead.