Armed Kurdish group claims Turkey airport blast

Freedom Falcons of Kurdistan (TAK) claimed an explosion near a plane at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airportAn armed Kurdish group on Saturday claimed responsibility for an explosion near a plane at Istanbul’s second international airport which killed a female cleaner and wounded another. “We … claim the attack carried out by mortar bombs at Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport,” on Wednesday, the Freedom Falcons of Kurdistan (TAK) said on its website. Airport cleaner Zehra Yamac, 30, died of head wounds hours after the blast on the tarmac at the airport on the Asian side of Turkey’s largest city.

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