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CNN Turk reported that at least two people were killed and seven wounded in a suicide bombing in a major shopping and tourist district in central Istanbul Saturday.

 

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An explosion was heard Saturday on Istiklal boulevard, a main high street in the centre of Istanbul, just off Taksim Square.

 

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According to initial reports, two people were injured.

 

The pedestrian street was completely sealed off and police officers and ambulances were deployed to the area.

 

 

 

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