31 Dec '16, 11pm

At least 2 killed, several wounded in armed attack on Istanbul nightclub

ISTANBUL (REUTERS) - An attacker opened fire at an Istanbul nightclub packed with people celebrating the New Year early on Sunday, killing at least 35 and wounding as many as 40 people, broadcaster NTV said. “A terrorist with a long-range weapon... brutally and savagely carried out this incident by firing bullets on innocent people who were there solely to celebrate the New Year and have fun,” Istanbul governor Vasip Sahin told reporters at the scene. Dozens of ambulances and police vehicles were dispatched to the Reina club in the Ortakoy district of Turkey’s most populous city. Initial reports suggested there may have been two attackers, but an NTV reporter later said it may have been a lone assailant. Broadcaster CNN Turk initially said the attacker was thought still to be inside the building and that police special forces were preparing to raid it. NTV said the attacke...

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