Explosion at Sultanahmet Square

A bomb was blasted at sultanahmet Square at 10.20 in local time. Ambulances, the police and fire brigades were dispatched the area. Extraordinary safety measures were taken in the area […]

A bomb was blasted at Square at 10.20 in . Ambulances, the police and brigades were dispatched the area.

Extraordinary safety measures were taken in the area and tramway services were halted. The police covered the area with cordon, investigated the scene and conducted a bomb search. According to initial reports, the governorship of stated 11 were dead and 16 were wounded.

Police specialists started an investigation to find out what caused the explosion. Police helicopters also helped the investigation.

Meanwhile, tramway services between Beyazıt- were halted. The police closed Square's surroundings to vehicle traffic.





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