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Car Bomb Targeting Police in Istanbul Kills 11, Wounds 36

By Humeyra Pamuk and Osman Orsal ISTANBUL, June 7 – A car bomb ripped through a police bus in central Istanbul during the morning rush hour on Tuesday, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. The car was detonated as police buses passed, Istanbul

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Istanbul Bomber Identified as Turkish Member of Daesh

By Ece Toksabay and Ayla Jean Yackley ISTANBUL, March 20 – A Turkish member of the Daesh militant group was responsible for the suicide bombing in Istanbul on Saturday that killed three Israelis and an Iranian and wounded dozens of others, Turkey’s interior minister said on Sunday. Efkan Ala identified the bomber as a man born

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Turkish Police on High Alert in Deserted Streets After Bombing

ISTANBUL, March 20 – Police were on high alert across Turkey on Sunday after the previous day’s attack by a suicide bomber in Istanbul’s most popular shopping district, killing three Israelis and an Iranian, with dozens more people wounded in the blast. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told reporters on Saturday that Israel was trying

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