Turkey’s Erdogan: Islamic State suicide bomber who killed 50 at wedding party ‘was between 12 and 14 years old’

The suicide bomber who killed at least 50 people in an attack on a wedding party in Turkey was between 12 and 14 years old, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the country’s president, said in a televised address on Sunday.

Mr Erdogan blamed the Islamic State terrorist group for the Saturday night blast in the southern city of Gaziantep, the deadliest terror attack to hit the country this year.

At least 69 people were wounded. A prosecutor said the remains of a suicide vest had been found at the scene.

  • Zaba

    the deadliest terror attack to hit the country this year.

    yeah, well…..

    • I think Erdogan’s coup reprisals will easily top that list.

  • Dana Garcia

    How low can they go??

    The imaginations of normal people fail in such instances of Islam barbarity.

  • Hard Little Machine

    Turkey just changed the age of consent from 18 to 12. They blow up so fast now.