Turkish city blast was suicide attack

ISTANBUL – Turkish officials say a suicide attack has hit the northwestern city of Bursa, a popular tourist destination.

A security official told The Associated Press the attack Wednesday was carried out by suicide bomber. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he wasn’t authorized to speak to the press. The office of the governor of Bursa said in a statement carried by the state-owned Anadolu Agency that a woman believed to be a suicide bomber blew herself up. The statement said seven people were wounded in the attack. The explosion ripped through an area that is home to an Ottoman-era mosque and bazaar.

via ynetnews.com

Source: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4796954,00.html

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