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Istanbul hit by suicide bomb attack  | The Guardian

Istanbul hit by suicide bomb attack | The Guardian

At least five people have been killed and 20 more wounded after a suicide bomb attack hit Istanbul’s main shopping street.

The governor, Vasip Şahin, confirmed that the blast on Saturday morning had been caused by a suicide bomber who had set off the bomb close to the local district governor’s office on Istiklal Street, a pedestrian boulevard lined with international stores and restaurants.

Source: Istanbul hit by suicide bomb attack | World news | The Guardian