12 foreigners injured in Istanbul attack

Of the 36 people injured in this mornings suicide bomb in Istiklal Street, 12 of them have been established to be foreigners.

12 foreigners injured in Istanbul attack

World Bulletin / News Desk

Mehmet Muezzinoglu the Minister for Health in Turkey has said that of the 36 wounded, 7 were heavily injured and 12 of those were of foreign nationals.

In a written statement from Emergerncy Medical services a list of those foreign nationals sent to different hospitals in Istanbul was announced and were currently being treated across 10 different hospitals.

It has been claimed that one of those killed in the explosion was of Israeli nationality but this has yet to be confirmed.

High-level meeting will be held at the Dolmabahçe office about the explosion.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 19 Mart 2016, 17:32