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Deadly attack on Istanbul airport

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At least 36 are dead after the Istanbul airport attack, the Turkish PM has said.

The attackers came to the airport by taxi, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said.

He said all three bombers opened fire before blowing themselves up, initial investigations suggest.

A small number of the wounded are seriously injured and there are likely to e foreigners among the injured.

He said initial findings point to Islamic State responsibility.

Air traffic to the airport has now resumed, he added.


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