Barbaric attack

Turkey wedding blast blamed on child suicide bomber

Turkey wedding blast blamed on child suicide bomber,

More than 50 people have been killed and scores more wounded in a suicide attack at a wedding ceremony in Turkey's southeastern province of Gaziantep, near the Syria border.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that "Daesh is the likely perpetrator of the attack", using the Arabic name for ISIL, also known as ISIS.

The suicide bomber who attacked the wedding party was a child between the ages of 12 and 14, Erdogan said.

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‘Barbaric attack’: 22 killed, 94 injured as blast rips through wedding ceremony in Turkey

A suspected suicide bombing in Turkey has targeted a wedding ceremony in Gaziantep, killing at least 22 people and injuring almost 100. Authorities have temporarily halted media coverage of the “barbaric” attack in the southern city near the Syrian border.

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