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Erdogan Vows to ‘Destroy Threats’ After Istanbul Gunman Kills 39

Turkey’s president vowed to “destroy threats” targeting the nation after a gunman opened fire inside a popular Istanbul nightclub, killing at least 39 people, including 15 foreigners — an act of terrorism that has become grimly familiar in Turkey. The assailant escaped and a manhunt has been launched, Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on

29 dead and 166 wounded in twin bomb attack near Istanbul stadium

A car bomb followed by a suicide bombing left 29 people dead and 166 wounded Saturday night outside a soccer stadium in central Istanbul. Authorities said that a car bomb detonated by remote control was followed 45 seconds later by a suicide bomber. All but two of those killed were police officers, authorities said.  Turkish