turkey attack

In Iraq, Nigeria and now Turkey, Child Bombers Strike

ISTANBUL, Aug 22 – The boy looked scared and younger than 16 when Iraqi police grabbed him on the street in the northern city of Kirkuk. Pulling off his shirt, they found a two-kilogram bomb strapped to his skinny frame. That was last Sunday. Less than a day earlier, Turkey was less fortunate: a teenage

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Turkey Vows to Cleanse Daesh From its Border After Wedding Attack Kills 54

By Orhan Coskun and Daren Butler ANKARA/ISTANBUL, Aug 22 – Turkey vowed on Monday to “completely cleanse” Daesh militants from its border region, after a suspected suicide bomber with links to the group killed 54 people, including 22 children, at a Kurdish wedding. Saturday’s attack in the southeastern city of Gaziantep is the deadliest in

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