Suicide Bombing in Istanbul “Accidentally” Assumed, Turkish Marxist Organization

The Radical Democrat

On January 6th, in the afternoon a woman in black covers walked into a tourism-police station in the touristic heart of Istanbul, right in the vicinity of Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and Basilica Cistern. On a normal day, this area would be full of people regardless of the season; but as it has been colder than usual even for Istanbul, there were not that many people around.

The woman in black covers talks to the guards outside the station, then detonates the bomb and throws grenades, killing one policeman and injuring several others. Right after the explosion the area was cleared of civilians, and the initial inquiry started. Almost immediately in the aftermath, first details started flowing on social media timelines regarding the assailant and some were mentioning her to have spoken in English, and quotes from the taxi driver who took her to the area. The driver is reported…

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