Local news sources in Bulgaria reported that a bomb causing a "strong explosion" was detonated under a tourist bus at the Burgas airport in the Eastern European country. The bus was loaded with Israeli tourists and parked at the airport on July 18. According to police sources, the airport has been closed and all air traffic redirected to the Varna airport. Burgas is located near the Black Sea and Bulgaria's beach resorts.
Bomb kills three tourists in Bulgaria
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