At least 10 killed in Istanbul's Ataturk Airport explosions
At least 10 people were killed and around 20 were wounded in two separate explosions that hit Istanbul's Ataturk Airport on June 28, Turkey Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag has stated.

The minister said that the attacker first opened fire with Kalashnikov rifle and then blew himself up.

The explosions occurred at the airport's international terminal, according to initial reports.

A witness told CNN Turk that gunfire was heard from the car park at the airport.

Turkish officials suspect that the blast may been suicide attack.

A number of ambulances were also deployed to the scene.

Meanwhile, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim ordered the formation of a crisis desk into the incident.

News Code: 13575  |  Date: 2016/06/29  |  Time: 0 : 44

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