The terrorist attack in Istanbul: the death toll has reached 38 people

Теракт в Стамбуле: Количество погибших достигло 38 человек

The consequences of a terrorist attack in Istanbul, 10.12.16

The number of deaths in two blasts in Istanbul rose to 38 people. This was announced by the Minister of internal Affairs of Turkey, Suleyman Soylu, reports AFP.

#BREAKING Turkey twin blast toll rises to 38: interior minister

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We will remind, explosion near the stadium “Vodafone arena” (the arena is home to Turkish football club beşiktaş), Istanbul occurred in the evening of 10 December, half an hour after the match between Besiktas and “Bursaspor”. According to the authorities, the vast majority of the dead were police officers.

It was reported that the remote method has been undermined by a car bomb, and after almost a minute in the nearby Park was blown up by a suicide bomber.

In Turkey in connection with the attack declared a day of mourning.