Two Large Explosions Heard in Istanbul


An explosion occurred in Istanbul on Dec. 10 near Taksim neighborhood.

The explosion occurred near Beşiktaş’s Vodafone Arena stadium following a match between Bursaspor.

A number of ambulances were dispatched to the scene.

A CNN Türk reporter said the attack might have targeted riot police at the stadium.

According to initial reports, there were two explosions which were followed by gunshots.

Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu said around 20 were injured in the explosion.