2016 Istanbul airport attack

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Event.png 2016 Istanbul airport attack (mass shooting,  suicide bombing,  “terrorism”) Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
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One of the images released by Turkish media, purportedly of one of the attackers
Date28 June 2016
LocationAtatürk Airport,  Istanbul,  Turkey
Blamed onISIS
Type• Suicide bombings
• mass shooting
Deaths48
Injured (non-fatal)230

The 2016 Istanbul airport attack consisted of shootings and suicide bombings at Atatürk Airport in Istanbul, Turkey. At least 3 terrorists killed 48 people and injured over 230.

Analysis

Interestingly, one day prior to this attack, the US State Department issued a travel warning for Turkey, citing imminent ‘terrorist’ activity.[1]

 

The Official Culprit

NameDescription
Islamic StateAn "Islamic fundamentalist terrorist" organisation which whistleblower Sibel Edmonds links to Operation Gladio/B and succinctly describes as a re-branding of al-Qaeda.
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