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    Default Suicide Bomber attacks US Embassy in Turkey

    Details are sketchy at this point but a suicide bomber has attacked the US embassy in Turkey.

    Turkey: 'Injuries In Blast Outside US Embassy'

    No doubt it will be Islamists found responsible.
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    Orange Volunteers anyone?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ulster-Lad View Post
    Details are sketchy at this point but a suicide bomber has attacked the US embassy in Turkey.

    Turkey: 'Injuries In Blast Outside US Embassy'

    No doubt it will be Islamists found responsible.
    Suppose so it could never be Kurdish freedom fighters or the like - it's always Islamist extremists.
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    Looks like a very small blast,

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grey Area View Post
    it's always Islamist extremists.
    Certainly seems that way.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grey Area View Post
    Suppose so it could never be Kurdish freedom fighters or the like - it's always Islamist extremists.
    Yes it usually is. The US has supported the Kurds in there quest for autonomy.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ribeye View Post
    Looks like a very small blast,
    I would say if you were queuing outside it would have been huge.



    Turkey: 'Deadly Blast Outside US Embassy'
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ribeye View Post
    Looks like a very small blast,
    Indeed. I wonder if he is looking on form somewhere in the spirit world thinking, "I blew myself to shyte for THAT? Bollax!" petunia
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