Bomb discovered at McDonald restaurant in Istanbul

Last Updated: Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 19:45

Istanbul: A bomb was discovered on Thursday by an employee of a McDonald`s restaurant in Fatih district in Turkey`s Istanbul, local Dogan news agency reported.

The bomb was placed inside a jar in the women`s restroom of the McDonald, which contained a form of unidentified chemical dust, the report said; noting bomb squad arrived at the scene immediately to prevent a possible blast.

The deactivated bomb was taken to a criminal lab for further investigation, it said.

It remains unclear where the bomb came from.

First Published: Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 19:44
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