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Istanbul airport attack: 11 foreigners held over suspected Isis links

Turkish police have detained 11 foreigners suspected of belonging to an Islamic State cell linked to the recent attack on Istanbul’s main airport, state media reported.

Forty-four people were killed in Tuesday’s bombings and shootings, which targeted one of the world’s busiest airports. The three suspected attackers were Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz nationals, a Turkish government official has said.