Captured suspect in nightclub attack is Uzbek with Islamic State ties, Turkey says - Washington Post

ISTANBUL — Turkish officials on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of a suspect accused of fatally shooting 39 people at a New Year's Eve party in an Istanbul nightclub, saying he is an Uzbek national who is linked to the Islamic State militant group and ...

New Year's Nightclub Attacker Caught in Istanbul - The Diplomat

Turkish police say they have taken the gunman who killed 39 people in the early hours of New Year's Day into custody, along with four others. Vasip Sahin, the governor of Istanbul, said at a press conference that the suspect, Abdulgadir Masharipov, an ...

Turkey says captures nightclub attacker who acted for Islamic State - Reuters

ISTANBUL Turkish authorities have captured the gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, an Uzbek national they said was trained in Afghanistan and had clearly acted on behalf of Islamic State. The suspect, named by ...