"Just when I felt relieved to be on my way back home, then we get evacuated from Ataturk airport due to the horrendous bombing."
The bombing killed four and wounded dozens of others.
Political instability and ISIS attacks are causing turmoil in the nation.
ISTANBUL -- "Everything here is breaking up, as with us," wrote Gustave Flaubert, who came to Istanbul in 1850. It was Flaubert's ominous but characteristically precise prediction that came to my mind as I watched the shocked faces of locals wandering Horse Square this morning.
Fifteen people were also injured in the blast.
Bayrampasa district mayor Atilla Aydiner said a bomb had been placed on a nearby highway overpass.