Middle East

Turkish policeman dies of wounds after Istanbul suicide attack: report

A police officer stands guard along a street after a female suicide bomber was killed on January 6, 2015, when she blew herself up in an attack on a police station in the main tourist district of central Istanbul, Killing a policeman and wounding another. The woman went into the police station in the Sultanahmet district and told the police in English she had lost her wallet before setting off her charge, governor Vasip Sahin said on Turkish television. AFP PHOTO/BULENT KILIC





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