Turkish PM: First airport bomber blew himself up as distraction

June 29, 2016 6:18 PM

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Turkish PM: First airport bomber blew himself up as distraction

The death toll continues to rise after multiple explosions rocked Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport. At least 3 suicide bombers were involved and officials suspect the Islamic State might be behind the deadly attack.

ISTANBUL — When three terrorists encountered a stiff security checkpoint outside Ataturk airport on Tuesday, one of the attackers blew himself up as a distraction to give the other killers a chance to get inside the main terminal to inflict more casualties,Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said...

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