Lonely Planet Writer

Three injured in Istanbul bus station shootout

Several people have been injured during a brawl and shootout at Istanbul’s main bus station.

Istanbul.
Istanbul. Image by 2benny / CC BY 2.0

The cause of the fight is unknown, but it is thought some of the people involved were staff. At least three people were hospitalised with gunshot wounds after the incident. Istanbul’s main bus station is in the district of Bayrampaşa about 10km west of the tourist hub of Sultanahmet. Read more: rt.com