Surviving a Suicide Bombing Attack

It was early Saturday morning when a blast went through the air. We were out by the popular Sultanahmet square which is the center of the historic part of Istanbul. An attack had occurred here before as it is usually packed with tourists. However since it was early on Saturday, a lot of shops were still closed. The attack happened on Istiklal street, which is a really busy street. Usually on weekends and even during the week it's quite packed. There are all kinds of shops and basically where everyone goes to shop or walk around. The attacker was apparently targeting a group of Israeli tourists but got scared off when he was noticed by security personnel. Then he blew up. See how packed it is? And this is on a week night, not even a weekend! Fortunately, Saturday morning is the time when it's the least busy, as everyone has stayed up late on Friday night to party (except