The Turkish authorities: the Majority of victims of the terrorist attack in Istanbul – police

Власти Турции: Большинство жертв теракта в Стамбуле - полицейские

The Turkish authorities have stated that most of the victims of the terrorist attack in the heart of Istanbul police killed at least 27 police officers. About it reports Reuters referring to the Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus.

The number of deaths in two blasts in Istanbul rose to 38 people.

As reported, two powerful blasts in Istanbul Saturday evening. Explosive devices were powered at the stadium Besiktas. Remote way has been undermined by a car bomb and in 45 seconds in the nearby Park of maçka was blown up by a suicide bomber. According to the Vice Premier, the police detained ten people on suspicion of involvement in the incident.

The goal of the attackers was the police, said earlier the Minister of internal Affairs of Turkey Suleyman Soylu. A car bomb exploded near the bus of special police. Police were near the stadium for the protection of match between the clubs “Besiktas” and “Bursaspor”, which ended at 21:00. As reported by Turkish TV channel NTV, 22:30, the fans have already managed to disperse.

Among the victims of the terrorist attack in Istanbul, citizens of Ukraine no.