At the heart of Istanbul on Taksim Square, there was a terrorist act, committed suicide, according to Agence France-Presse.
The blast injured 15 people, including nine policemen. According to Turkish media, the aim of terrorists were just division of enforcement, specializing in the dispersal of demonstrators.
Arrived on the scene ambulance crews and police. Taksim Square itself and approaches to it were closed after the explosion.
Note that this is not the first explosion, which occurred in Istanbul in 2010. In particular, in early June in the European part of the city triggered the bomb, which also injured 15 people, and, as in the latter case, most of them were policemen.
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