The identity of the suicide bomber in Istanbul installed. Among the victims of the Ukrainians

Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey , Numan Kurtulmus said that intelligence agencies managed to establish the identity of the suicide bomber who blew herself up in Sultanahmet square in the heart of Istanbul.

According to him, the explosion made a Syrian born in 1988, the Agency «Anadolu».

After Kurtulmus held today, January 12, meeting on safety made a statement to the press together with Minister of the interior beside the Scarlet and the Minister of health Mehmet Muezzinoglu.

Kurtulmus reported that the explosion killed 10 people.

«Found that torn to pieces the body belonged to a terrorist-suicide bomber. After a thorough investigation found that the suicide bomber was a Syrian citizen born in 1988. An investigation on the linkages of the terrorist,» he said.

Earlier today, the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated that the explosion at the Hippodrome staged Syrian suicide bomber. According to security services, he was associated with grouping «Islamic state». The version of the attack involving a suicide bomber remains one of the main. Police increased security measures. Erdogan confirmed that victims of the explosion were 10 people, another 15 were injured. Among the victims of the terrorist attack as a Turkish citizens and foreigners. Thus, according to Kurtulmus, most of the victims are foreigners.

As reported on Twitter, the General Consul of Ukraine in Istanbul Vasily Bodnar, according to the police of Istanbul, citizens of Ukraine during the attack were not injured.




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