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Suspected Car Bomb Injures 1 Near Istanbul Airport

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Police forensic experts examine the scene of blast in Istanbul, Turkey, Oct. 6, 2016.

Police forensic experts examine the scene of blast in Istanbul, Turkey, Oct. 6, 2016.

An explosion has been reported near a police station close to Istanbul's Ataturk airport.

At least one person has been injured by what Dogan news agency has said was a car bomb. The injured person has been admitted to the hospital in critical condition, it added.

Turkey has been hit by a wave of attacks in the past year, carried out both by Islamic State and the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK.

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