Terrorism Turkey US

News Flash: US Consulate in Istanbul Turkey Target of Attack…….

The situation is still murky, but as it stands, three Turkish policemen guarding the US consulate in Istanbul were murdered by an unknown number of assailants, of which three were killed as well.

YNET: “At least one gunman fired on a Turkish guardpost outside the US Consulate in Istanbul on Wednesday, an American Embassy spokeswoman said.

The governor of Istanbul said three attackers and three policemen were killed. Television footage showed four people lying on the ground at the foot of the consulate’s high wall. Medics were seen giving a heart massage to one of them. There were conflicting reports about how many assailants were involved in the attack in Istinye district.” More here. *L* KGS

UPDATE: More on the attack here.

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