India on IS radar: All airports put on high alert

| Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 17:27
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New Delhi: Following the deadly terrorist attack in Istanbul, all airports across India were put on high alert on Wednesday. 
The security measures are being taken after three suicide bombers attacked Istanbul airport where 36 people were killed and several injured.  
The attackers first opened fire and then blew themselves up at Istanbul's Ataturk airport early on Wednesday. The Ataturk airport is Turkey's largest and Europe's third busiest airport.
US officials said the attack bears the hallmarks of IS because of the target and method, CNN reported.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the attack should serve as a turning point in the global fight against militant groups, BBC reported. 

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