Report: Assailants fire shots at US Consulate in Istanbul

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ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish media reports say two assailants opened fire at the U.S. Consulate building in Istanbul, touching off a gunfight with police.

The private Dogan news agency says no one was hurt in the attack on Monday and the two assailants managed to escape.

The attack came hours after a bomb attack at a police station in Istanbul injured 10 people, including seven police officers.


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