Two Americans were killed in a terrorist attack in Istanbul
The death toll in the explosion in Istanbul Israel was three people, according to Agence France-Presse, with reference to Turkish media.
Earlier it was reported that among the victims of the explosion are registered native of Israel and an Iranian citizen.
Suicide bombing suicide occurred at Istiqlal pedestrian street between the shopping center and the Municipality of Beyoglu. Earlier it was informed of the death of five people, including the bomber himself, 36 were injured.
Six citizens of Israel, two citizens of Ireland and one – Germany, Iceland, Iran and the UAE suffered the terrorist attack in Istanbul, Turkey’s Ministry of Health said today.
March 14 at 9:55 in the Turkish time unknown user under the nickname «PKK Tevgeren Civaki» wrote on Twitter, that the PKK terrorists carry out the attack in Taksim Square in Istanbul, Turkish media reported.
After this message Twitter account has been deleted.
The attacks will not stop Turkey in the fight against terrorism. Turkey will continue to fight against terrorism, said the country’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, TRT Haber TV channel reports.
In Turkey, banned provide any informal information about the explosion in Istanbul, reports HaberTurk television.