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Shots fired at Istanbul's main airport in security alert

There has been a security alert at Istanbul’s main Ataturk airport, with police firing shots after a motorcycle ignored an order to stop.

There has been a security alert at Istanbul’s main Ataturk airport, with police firing shots after a motorcycle ignored an order to stop.

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Arrests leave a 'dark stain' on Turkey's history - HDP

Turkey's main pro-Kurdish political party has pledged to show a "democratic reaction" after its two co-leaders and at least 11 lawmakers were detained in raids overnight.

Turkey's main pro-Kurdish political party has pledged to show a "democratic reaction" after its two co-leaders and at least 11 lawmakers were detained in raids overnight.

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Road rage on Istanbul bus leaves 11 in hospital

The latest example of road rage comes from Turkey, where an argument between a passenger and the driver on an Istanbul bus got out of hand, leaving 11 people…

The latest example of road rage comes from Turkey, where an argument between a passenger and the driver on an Istanbul bus got out of hand, leaving 11 people…

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Turkey's Erdogan drops 'insult' lawsuits and condemns West

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he is dropping all lawsuits filed against people accused of “insulting” him, as a one-off gesture.

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he is dropping all lawsuits filed against people accused of “insulting” him, as a one-off gesture.

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Istanbul airport attack: the suspects and the victims

Turkish media have released images purporting to show three of the Istanbul airport attackers minutes before they opened fire, killing at least 44 people and wounding more than…

Turkish media have released images purporting to show three of the Istanbul airport attackers minutes before they opened fire, killing at least 44 people and wounding more than…

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Istanbul attack: suspects thought to come from former USSR

A Turkish government official says the three suspected bombers in the Ataturk Airport attack hail from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.

A Turkish government official says the three suspected bombers in the Ataturk Airport attack hail from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.

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Istanbul attack: Ataturk remembers its fallen colleagues

A makeshift memorial has taken place in Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport to pay tribute to 15 employees killed in Tuesday’s (June 28) attack.

A makeshift memorial has taken place in Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport to pay tribute to 15 employees killed in Tuesday’s (June 28) attack.

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Profiles of Istanbul airport attack victims

The triple suicide bomb attack at Istanbul’s Atatürk international airport killed at least 42 and injured nearly 239 others.

The triple suicide bomb attack at Istanbul’s Atatürk international airport killed at least 42 and injured nearly 239 others.

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Turkey mourns as the first funeral takes place of a victim from the Istanbul airport attack

Death toll rises to 42 in Istanbul airport attack First funerals take place of victims ISIL blamed for suicide bombings Turkey’s government is convinced ISIL militants were behind Tuesday’s triple

Death toll rises to 42 in Istanbul airport attack First funerals take place of victims ISIL blamed for suicide bombings Turkey’s government is convinced ISIL militants were behind Tuesday’s triple

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Terror in the terminal at Ataturk Airport

At least 41 are dead and 239 have been injured after a gun and bomb attack inside Turkey's biggest flight hub.

At least 41 are dead and 239 have been injured after a gun and bomb attack inside Turkey's biggest flight hub.

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Atatürk Airport attack - why did it happen?

"ISIL has a much broader strategy against Turkey than simply reacting to news of the normalisation of the relations with Israel"

"ISIL has a much broader strategy against Turkey than simply reacting to news of the normalisation of the relations with Israel"

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Passengers flying out of Ataturk Airport express shock at bloodshed

Passengers arriving from Istanbul at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport have expressed shock after hearing of the carnage that left 41 dead and hundreds injured at Ataturk International

Passengers arriving from Istanbul at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport have expressed shock after hearing of the carnage that left 41 dead and hundreds injured at Ataturk International

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Istanbul's airport after the attack

Officials on Wednesday began assessing the damage caused to the terminal at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport, which was attacked by suicide bombers.

Officials on Wednesday began assessing the damage caused to the terminal at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport, which was attacked by suicide bombers.

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Turkey terror attack: Istanbul reacts

Istanbul woke up on Wednesday morning to the realisation that, yet again, it had been hit by another suicide bomb attack.

Istanbul woke up on Wednesday morning to the realisation that, yet again, it had been hit by another suicide bomb attack.

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Ataturk Airport - what we know

The who, what, why, where and when of last night's attack at Europe's third busiest international flight hub.

The who, what, why, where and when of last night's attack at Europe's third busiest international flight hub.

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World condemns Turkey airport attack

There has been widespread condemnation from around the world, following the attacks in Turkey.

There has been widespread condemnation from around the world, following the attacks in Turkey.

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Suspected ISIL bombers kill 36 and wound dozens at Istanbul airport

36 dead and nearly 150 wounded Suicide attackers open fire before detonating bombs ISIL suspected Multiple suicide bomb and gun attacks on Istanbul’s Ataturk international airport have left at lea

36 dead and nearly 150 wounded Suicide attackers open fire before detonating bombs ISIL suspected Multiple suicide bomb and gun attacks on Istanbul’s Ataturk international airport have left at lea