Chechen Suspected in Istanbul Attack, but Questions Remain

June 30, 2016 10:27 PM

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Chechen Suspected in Istanbul Attack, but Questions Remain

Responsibility for Tuesday's Istanbul airport attack is centering on one key suspect: Akhmad Chataev, a man with a long history of involvement in jihadist activities, beginning in Chechnya and ending in Syria.

At least 44 people were killed and more than 230 others wounded Tuesday when three men attacked Ataturk airport, Turkey's largest, first opening fire with automatic rifles and then detonating bombs attached to their bodies. Turkish officials say they believe the attack was carried out by Islamic Sta...

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