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World Leaders React To Terror Attack On Istanbul Airport

Leaders around the world condemned the suspected terrorist attacks, which left at least 36 people dead.

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The assault appeared to be the work of the terrorist group ISIS, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said, though investigators Wednesday were still piecing together exactly what happened and why.

As the investigation into who was responsible for the attack, leaders around the world denounced terrorism and offered support for Turkey.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel

At Least 31 Dead After Blasts Rock #Istanbul Airport https://t.co/DWbVfmQ21q https://t.co/XGMluY5UAw

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United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon

#UNSG Ban Ki-moon condemns terrorist attack at #Istanbul airport. https://t.co/fHjlFVdUi2

Claudia Koerner is a national reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Los Angeles.

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