11 dead as terrorist attack hits police bus in Istanbul, Turkey

11 dead as terrorist attack hits police bus in Istanbul, Turkey

36 people were wounded while 11 died as terrorists drove a car filled with bombs and explosives via remote control towards two police buses, blocked the vehicles’ before ultimately setting off the explosives in Vezneciler located in the central district of Istanbul on Tuesday 7th June 2016.

11 dead as terrorist attack hits police bus in Istanbul, Turkey
11 dead as terrorist attack hits police bus in Istanbul, Turkey
11 dead as terrorist attack hits police bus in Istanbul, Turkey

Governor of Istanbul Vasip Sahin confirmed the incident saying:

“A car-bomb attack was made against vehicles carrying our rapid-response police and passing by on the road, resulting in seven police and four civilians losing their lives.”

No terror group has claimed responsibility of the attack yet.