Ambulances at the airport Ataturk in Istanbul. 2011
At Ataturk airport, has committed a suicide bombing two suicide bombers, reports Reuters, citing sources. The head of the Turkish Ministry of justice reported that the attack killed at least 10 people. According to the Minister, injured about 20 people. Earlier Hurriyet reported that injured at least 40 people.
The explosions occurred in the international terminal of the airport. As reported by CNN Turk, citing eyewitnesses at the airport was also heard firing.
According to Reuters, which cites a source, two suicide bombers blew themselves up in front of the metal detector. According to the interlocutor of the Agency, before the bombings, the attackers clashed with police who tried to stop them.
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Police blocked roads around the airport and building entrances are blocked, there are doctors and police, according to Hurriyet. After the explosions, some flights Ataturk was postponed, Reuters reports with reference to the representative of the airport.