Turkish Officials has confirmed that there were international passengers among those murdered in the terror attack on Istanbul’s Ataturk airport. In accordance with AFP, an official stated that the death toll comprised 23 Turkish and 13 foreign national including one Ukrainian and one Iranian.
Just for Tuesday’s attack, the death toll on the airport was 36 with nearly 150 injured. Reports says that three suicide bombers carried out what seemed to be an organized attack. They opened fire with automatic weapons before they finally blew themselves up.
However, a significant number of apprehensive friends and relatives waited outside Instanbul’s Bakirkoy Hospital in the early hours of Wednesday as victims were taken.