Leeds ,
30
June
2016
|
12:47
Europe/London

Statement following terrorist attacks in Turkey

Following the events in Turkey earlier this week, Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council, said:

“The events that took place on Tuesday at Istanbul Atatürk airport are shocking and tragic. I send our deepest condolences and sympathies to the victims and their families at this truly awful time.”

Leeds City Council is aware people from the city may be visiting Turkey, so Foreign Office advice is available at https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/turkey