The Kurdish group has claimed responsibility for the attack in Istanbul
In a statement the group said that the immediate target of the explosions were not the Turkish people.
MOSCOW, 11 Dec — RIA Novosti. Radical Kurdish grouping “Hawks of Kurdistan freedom” has claimed responsibility for the double bombing in Istanbul, reports Reuters, citing a statement on the group website.
According to the Agency, the statement noted that the immediate target of the explosions were not the Turkish people.
According to the latest data, as a result of the double terrorist attack in Istanbul killed 38 people, 30 of them were cops. As stated earlier, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus, the Turkish authorities have reason to suspect that the terrorist attack in Istanbul has arranged the forbidden in Turkey Kurdistan workers ‘ party (PKK).