Twin bombings during Turkish raids leave five dead

Three Turkish security officers are dead after two suicide bombers from a suspected cell of the Islamic State extremist group blew themselves up during police raids in the south-eastern city of Gaziantep on Sunday, according to local media.

Turkish PM: report that wedding bomber was a child is "rumour"

The prime minister of Turkey has cast doubt on reports that the bomber who killed more than 50 people at a wedding in Gaziantep over the weekend was a child.

Death toll hits 54 in Turkish wedding bombing; most dead are children

The death toll from the weekend suicide bombing at a Kurdish wedding in southern Turkey has risen to 54, CNN Turk reported Monday, with at least 29 of the dead listed as children.

Turkey says child bomber behind wedding party attack that killed 51

The suicide bomber who attacked a wedding party in Gaziantep, near the border with Syria, was between the age of 12 and 14 years, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday.

Attack on wedding party in southern Turkey kills 50 people

A bomb at a wedding ceremony in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep killed 22 people and injured 94, the local governor's office said, calling it a "terror attack," and one official said the Islamic State extremist group was to blame.

Bomb at wedding in Turkey claims lives; officials suspect terrorism

An explosion Saturday at a wedding ceremony in Gaziantep, a city in southern Turkey, killed and injured several people, Turkish broadcaster NTV reported, saying it was likely a suicide bomber.