02/01/2013 09:22 am ET Updated Apr 03, 2013

U.S. Embassy Suicide Bomber Believed To Be Turkish Citizen, Interior Minister Says

ANKARA, Feb 1 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber who attacked the U.S. Embassy in Turkey on Friday, killing himself and a security guard, was believed to have been a Turkish citizen, Interior Minister Muammer Guler told reporters.

Guler said a woman was badly wounded in the attack on the U.S. mission and that two security guards were receiving out-patient care at a hospital. (Writing by Ayla Jean Yackley; Editing by Janet Lawrence)