Turkey Gaziantep blast appears to be suicide bomber

By REUTERS
August 21, 2016 00:48

 
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ISTANBUL - A blast targeting a wedding in Turkey's Gaziantep on Saturday appeared to have been caused by a suicide bomber, Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek told broadcaster NTV.

Security sources said the attack killed eight people and wounded 60. A parliamentary deputy from the ruling AK Party said on Twitter that Islamic State militants were believed to be behind the attack.

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