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Friday, October 21, 2016

Kurdish militants warned tourists about the dangers of visiting Turkey

An alarming statement was made by one of the groups of Kurdish fighters. Taking responsibility for the recent major terrorist attack in Istanbul, the group warned foreign tourists that Turkey has gone from being a safe country. The flow of Russian tourists to Turkey, of course, fell after the Russian authorities imposed economic measures in Turkey. But still, despite the ban, the Russians continue to drive “on a visit to Erdogan”.

photo: AP

On the website of Kurdish militants from the organization “freedom Hawks of Kurdistan” published a statement, which takes responsibility for the terrorist attack in Istanbul on June 7, which killed more than 10 people. The militants said that thus took revenge for the air strike, which informed the Turkish air force attacked the positions of the Kurds in the South-East of the country, reports RBC.

In addition, the Kurds said that warn tourists that “Turkey is no longer a safe country, although foreigners are not a target for Kurdish troops.

Apparently, the organization wants to say that during the attacks against the Turkish authorities, who still have a soft on foreigners. Because the explosions happen in a crowded, and often tourist locations, although directed against the police or the military of Turkey.

So 7 Jun the blast, responsibility for which was assumed by “the Hawks”, occurred near a police bus. But it happened in the area of the Grand Bazaar, which is a popular destination among tourists and near the bus stop. The terrorist attack killed 11 people, including 7 policemen and the rest civilians, including citizens of Azerbaijan. Wounded – more than four dozen people.

Since the beginning of this year in terrorist attacks in Turkey killed about a hundred people, most often were attacked military and police.

As for Russian tourists – their flow is greatly decreased. Nevertheless, for five months of 2016 visited Turkey 97177 of tourists from Russia.

Watch the video on “Victims of a powerful explosion at the bus stop in Istanbul were a few people”

At a bus stop in Istanbul was rocked by a powerful explosion in which result, according to preliminary data, killed and injured several people. A number of media reported that the list of victims – already 11 people. The purpose of the terrorist attack, allegedly, was a police bus passing in the center Bayazid, near the station, Vezneciler.

Video published on the website youtube.com user engin belli

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