Photo News: Bloodbath As Islamic States Gunmen Kill 36 At Istanbul Airport Turkey
June 29, 2016 – Photo News: Bloodbath As Islamic State Gunmen Kill 36 At Istanbul Airport Turkey
Around 9:50pm on Tuesday, 4 Islamic state gunmen believed to have arrived at Istanbul International airport in a taxi were trying to pass through the security X-ray machine at the entrance of the airport when they were stopped by security officers.
They immediately opened fire on the officers.
Two of the terrorists detonated their explosives at the entrance while another entered the terminal before detonating his explosive.
The fourth attacker reportedly escaped from the airport.
The death toll of the terror attack is still at 36 as authorities believe it might jump to 50.
See photos from the scene of the attack.