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INTERNATIONAL: Istanbul Ataturk airport attack: Deaths rise to 41, with 239 hurt

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2016-06-29 10_28_03-Istanbul Ataturk airport attack_ Deaths rise to 41, with 239 hurt - BBC NewsBBC – The death toll in a gun and suicide bomb attack on Istanbul’s Ataturk airport has risen to 41, 13 of them foreign nationals, with 239 injured, the Turkish city’s governor says.

Three attackers arrived in a taxi and began firing at the terminal entrance late on Tuesday. They blew themselves up after police fired back.

PM Binali Yildirim said early signs pointed to so-called Islamic State.

However, no-one has so far admitted carrying out the attack.

Turkey has declared Wednesday a day of national mourning.

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