UPDATE 8:27 PM EST: Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim is now saying the death toll in this horrific attack has risen to 36. Turkey's Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag is also saying at least 147 people were injured in the explosions.
Binali says there's a possible ISIS connection, but authorities are still looking into the tragedy, explaining:
"The signs point to Daesh [ISIS] but the investigation is ongoing."
Our hearts go out to everyone in Turkey.
This is horrible.
On Tuesday, Istanbul Governor Vasip Sahin confirmed that at least 28 people were killed and 60 others injured after three attackers wearing explosive vests set off their bombs at Istanbul Ataturk Airport.
Turkish officials said police at the checkpoint for the airport's international terminal shot at the suspects, who then detonated their vests and killed themselves.
While most of the people who were hurt or killed in the attack were Turkish citizens, an official explained that "there are foreign nationals" among the dead and wounded.
Traveler Laurence Cameron opened up about the scary scene, saying: