Investigators at scene after shooting
Dateline: Istanbul - 10 August 2015
Date: 08/10/2015 10:45 AM
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Istanbul - 10 August 2015
1. Various of crime scene investigators around US consulate in Istanbul
2. Police officers guarding the area
2. Various of US consulate building exterior
The U.S. Embassy said their officials were working with Turkish authorities to investigate the scene where two assailants opened fire at the consulate building in Istanbul on Monday.
No one was hurt in the attack and the two assailants managed to escape, the private Turkish Dogan news agency reported.
Police wearing flak jackets and holding machine guns blocked off streets leading to the consulate.
The building however, was intact and its flag was flying.