Explosion in Istanbul: the number of victims reached 81

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 Explosion in Istanbul: the number of victims reached 81

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan condemned Sunday's attack in the center of Istanbul and said that six people died and dozens were injured as a result of an explosion near Taksim Square. According to the latest reports, 81 people were injured.

“The bomb was exploded by a woman. This indicates a terrorist act. The explosion killed six people. The number of injured has increased to 81, and the condition of two is assessed as serious,” Turkish Vice President Fuat Oktay said.

later in the hospital. The attack is being investigated by 14 investigators from the Turkish Prosecutor General's Office and forensic experts.

“Whoever is behind this, inside our borders or anywhere in the world, we will get to them. These people will be taken to Turkey, brought to justice and punished,” Oktay added.

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