Two killed in Istanbul blast were dual Israeli-US nationals

Ankara – The White House says two Americans were among those killed in a suicide attack in Istanbul. Their identities were not released, but an Israeli diplomat in Istanbul says they held dual Israeli citizenship.

Israeli media named one of the victims as 60-year-old Simha Dimri, a mother of four. Her husband was wounded in the attack, according to reports.

It was the sixth suicide bombing in Turkey in the past year.



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