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Turkey: CCTV shows 2 women in gun battle with Istanbul police after attack on station00:23

Turkey: CCTV shows 2 women in gun battle with Istanbul police after attack on station

Turkey, Istanbul
March 3, 2016 at 10:43 GMT +00:00 · Published

CCTV footage shows two women engaged in a gunfight with police outside a police station in the Bayrampasa district of Istanbul, Thursday, reportedly just minutes after they had attacked the building with grenades.

It is reported that the two attackers are trapped inside a nearby apartment building where they fled after the attack. They were surrounded by armed police units, who were preparing to storm the building at the time of writing.

No official casualty figures have been released.

Turkey: CCTV shows 2 women in gun battle with Istanbul police after attack on station00:23
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CCTV footage shows two women engaged in a gunfight with police outside a police station in the Bayrampasa district of Istanbul, Thursday, reportedly just minutes after they had attacked the building with grenades.

It is reported that the two attackers are trapped inside a nearby apartment building where they fled after the attack. They were surrounded by armed police units, who were preparing to storm the building at the time of writing.

No official casualty figures have been released.

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