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Syrian suicide bomber kills 10 in Istanbul's tourist heart

Most of the dead are Germans; Turkish PM Davutoglu offers condolences to Merkel

Police and ambulances raced to the scene, throwing up a tight security cordon around the area as crowds of worried locals and tourists clamoured to find out what had happened.


TEN people, mostly foreigners, were killed on Tuesday when a Syrian suicide bomber blew himself up in Istanbul's busiest tourist district, in the latest deadly attack to hit the country.

Images showed several mutilated corpses lying on the ground close to the iconic...