Turkey pick suspects attack in Istanbul on

Turkey pick suspects attack in Istanbul on

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The Turkish authorities have on Friday two men arrested on suspicion of involvement in the attack on a nightclub in Istanbul.

The duo has the Chinese nationality, reported Turkish media on Saturday.

The suspects could be members of an “armed terrorist group”. Since the bloody attack on new year’s eve according to a police source, 35 suspects were arrested.

The shooter is known to have disappeared.

This is what we know about the attack in Istanbul


In the attack on the nightclub Reina were 39 people to life and got dozens of people injured. An attacker opened fire on visitors of the club and escaped then in the chaos.

The Turkish authorities said earlier that the culprit is probably a Oeigoer.

Summary: Attack in night club Istanbul

In an armed attack in a nightclub in Istanbul in the night of Saturday 31 december Sunday 1 January dozens of deaths and injured cases.

Eyewitnesses report that visitors in the water jumps around on the balls to escape.

At the time of the attack were in the club between 500 and 600 people present. The street in front of the club shortly after the attack, packed with the emergency services.

The police of Istanbul tore up large.

The next day was in the neighborhood of the nightclub still a lot of police.

For the doors of the club, flowers were laid.

One of the victims is Sunday, January 1 buried amid great public interest.

The Islamic State has Monday 2 January (Dutch time) the attack was claimed. Eight people are arrested, but the culprit is still on free feet.

Turkey on Wednesday January 4, presumably the identity of the perpetrator traced. Minister Cavusoglu wants no further information about the suspect who is still on the run.

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