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PM Modi condemns Istanbul airport attack

"Attack in Istanbul is inhuman and horrific, i condemn it strongly," he said.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: June 29, 2016 10:31:51 am
istanbul, turkey, istanbul ataturk airport, istanbul attack, turkey attack, terrorist attack, narendra modi, modi istanbul attack, prime minister modi, turkey isis attack, istanbul isis attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter and condemned the attack

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condemned the terror attack at Turkey’s Ataturk Airport in which 36 people have been killed and more than 140 wounded so far.

PM Modi took to Twitter and shared his thoughts. “Attack in Istanbul is inhuman and horrific, i condemn it strongly,” he said.

The Prime Minister also wished for a speedy recovery for all those who are wounded in the attack.

Earlier, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi also tweeted and condemned the attack.


Watch Video | Istanbul airport bomb attack victim arrives at Istanbul hospital

Three attackers entered the Ataturk Airport in Istanbul, Turkey on Tuesday. They opened fire on the people and later detonated themselves. The Turkish Prime Minister, in a statement, has said that Islamic State or ISIS seems to be behind this attack.

However, no terrorist organisation has claimed responsibility for the attack so far.

Security has been tightened at Chhatrapati Shivaji international airport in Mumbai after the attack in Turkey.

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