29. 06. 2016
Last night, 28 June, at the Istanbul airport was happened a terrorist attack. The suicide bombers staged a series of bombings.
Three men with guns broke into the Ataturk Airport, past the metal detectors, and broke into the passport control zone.
The police responded quickly to the incident and shot down intruders. However, the terrorists still managed to undermine themselves. And then another explosion occurred near the metro station that is located near the airport.
As a result of the terrorist attack, 36 people were killed and 147 were injured, it is reported the Turkish authorities. Local media say about more victims. After an incident, the airport was closed.
Among the victims, there are also Ukrainians. One woman was killed and a man was wounded in the leg by shrapnel.