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Istanbul shooter directed by ISIS before attack - Al-Arabiya;

Istanbul shooter directed by ISIS before attack - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaIstanbul shooter directed by ISIS before attackAl-ArabiyaMasharipov, who was arrested in Istanbul on Monday night, admitted to carrying out the attack that left 39 people dead. (Photo courtesy: Haberler.com). Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Wednesday, 18 January 2017. Text size A A A. The suspected gunman ...and more »

Istanbul NYE attacker was directed by Isil commander who changed target at last minute - Telegraph.co.uk;

Istanbul NYE attacker was directed by Isil commander who changed target at last minute - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukIstanbul NYE attacker was directed by Isil commander who changed target at last minuteTelegraph.co.ukThe suspected Istanbul nightclub gunman was directed by an Islamic State commander in Syria who ordered him to change his target at the last minute, according to reports. The shooter, named by Turkish authorities as Abdulgadir Masharipov, 34, had ...and more »

Istanbul nightclub suspect trained by Isil in Afghanistan - Irish Independent;

Istanbul nightclub suspect trained by Isil in Afghanistan - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentIstanbul nightclub suspect trained by Isil in AfghanistanIrish IndependentThe image of the attack suspect released by Dogan news agency after his arrest. Image 1 The image of the attack suspect released by Dogan news agency after his arrest. Image: Depo Photos via AP. Daren Butler in Istanbul. January 18 2017 2:30 AM.and more »

Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsReport: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISISJerusalem Post Israel NewsThe gunman had initially been told to attack the area around the central Taksim square and said his instructions came from a Syrian stronghold of ISIS, local media reports. Turkey terror attack. Police secure an area near an Istanbul nightclub ...and more »

Turkey: suspected gunman's capture aids security against IS - Fox News;

Turkey: suspected gunman's capture aids security against IS - Fox News

Fox NewsTurkey: suspected gunman's capture aids security against ISFox NewsANKARA, Turkey – Turkey's justice minister says the capture of the suspected perpetrator of the New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul will lead to a better understanding of the Islamic State group's operations in Turkey. ADVERTISEMENT. The suspect ...and more »

Police question suspect in Reina nightclub shooting - TRT World;

Police question suspect in Reina nightclub shooting - TRT World

TRT WorldPolice question suspect in Reina nightclub shootingTRT WorldPolice identified the suspect as Abdulgadir Masharipov. He along with four others was taken into custody at a residential apartment on Monday. Photo by: Reuters. Turkish police stand guard outisde the Reina nightclub by the Bosphorus, which was ...and more »

Turkey says Istanbul nightclub attacker was

Turkey says Istanbul nightclub attacker was "well-trained" - TRT World

TRT WorldTurkey says Istanbul nightclub attacker was "well-trained"TRT WorldPolice identified the suspect as Abdulgadir Masharipov, who is believed to be responsible for killing 39 people at Reina nightclub in Istanbul. Photo by: TRT World. Turkish police released selfie footage of the alleged Istanbul nightclub shooter. The ...and more »

Was Istanbul's Terror Attack State-Sponsored? - Daily Beast;

Was Istanbul's Terror Attack State-Sponsored? - Daily Beast

Daily BeastWas Istanbul's Terror Attack State-Sponsored?Daily BeastISTANBUL — The Uzbek native accused of killing 39 New Year's revelers at an Istanbul night club was arrested late Monday with three women and a large stash of money, a scene raising the question whether the Islamic State extremists who claimed credit ...and more »

End of Istanbul manhunt fails to hide Turkey's security failings - Irish Times;

End of Istanbul manhunt fails to hide Turkey's security failings - Irish Times

Irish TimesEnd of Istanbul manhunt fails to hide Turkey's security failingsIrish TimesBlighted by a series of terrorist attacks that have taken hundreds of civilians lives and plunged the country into uncertainty over the past 12 months, Turkey's security apparatus are coming under deep scrutiny. Local media reported on Tuesday that the ...and more »

Beware of the imported terrorists from Central Asia - Daily Sabah;

Beware of the imported terrorists from Central Asia - Daily Sabah

Daily SabahBeware of the imported terrorists from Central AsiaDaily SabahA Turkish sea police boat patrolling in front of Reina nightclub by the Bosporus, which was attacked by a Daesh gunman who killed 39 people, Istanbul, Jan. 1, 2017. The last thing Turkey needs would be imported terrorists like the Reina attacker from ...and more »

Inside Reina attacker's hideout apartment - Al-Arabiya;

Inside Reina attacker's hideout apartment - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaInside Reina attacker's hideout apartmentAl-ArabiyaPhotos from inside the apartment showed clothes scattered across the floor while scarce food items littered the kitchen. (AP). Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Wednesday, 18 January 2017. Text size A A A. Pictures have emerged of the hideout apartment ...and more »

What We Know About Istanbul Nightclub Attack Suspect Abdulkadir Masharipov - Newsweek;

What We Know About Istanbul Nightclub Attack Suspect Abdulkadir Masharipov - Newsweek

NewsweekWhat We Know About Istanbul Nightclub Attack Suspect Abdulkadir MasharipovNewsweekAlleged Istanbul killer's hideout The door of a hideout where the alleged attacker of Reina nightclub was caught by Turkish police last night, is pictured at Esenyurt neighborhood in Istanbul, Turkey, January 17. Reuters/Osman Orsal. World Turkey ISIS.and more »

Istanbul nightclub attack: suspected gunman 'had training in Afghanistan' - The Guardian;

Istanbul nightclub attack: suspected gunman 'had training in Afghanistan' - The Guardian

The GuardianIstanbul nightclub attack: suspected gunman 'had training in Afghanistan'The GuardianAbdulgadir Masharipov, the main suspect in the Istanbul nightclub attack on New Year's Eve, was arrested on Monday night. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images. Istanbul nightclub attack. Istanbul nightclub attack: suspected gunman 'had training in Afghanistan'.and more »

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

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

Washington PostCaptured suspect in nightclub attack is Uzbek with Islamic State ties, Turkey saysWashington PostISTANBUL — 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 ...and more »

Capture of Istanbul attacker a small victory among Turkey's security woes - The National;

Capture of Istanbul attacker a small victory among Turkey's security woes - The National

The NationalCapture of Istanbul attacker a small victory among Turkey's security woesThe NationalBEIRUT // The arrest of the gunman responsible for the Reina nightclub attack in Istanbul was a welcome moment of relief for Turkey after a manhunt of more than two weeks. But with the country vulnerable and attacks increasingly common, this small ...and more »

Hideout of the Turkish nightclub attacker - Reuters;

Hideout of the Turkish nightclub attacker - Reuters

ReutersHideout of the Turkish nightclub attackerReutersForeign currency banknotes and various documents are seen in the bedroom of a hideout where the alleged attacker of Reina nightclub was caught by Turkish police last night, in Esenyurt neighborhood in Istanbul, Turkey, January 17, 2017.and more »

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

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

The DiplomatNew Year's Nightclub Attacker Caught in IstanbulThe DiplomatTurkish 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 ...and more »

Turkish Police Capture Suspect in New Year's Massacre - CBN News;

Turkish Police Capture Suspect in New Year's Massacre - CBN News

CBN NewsTurkish Police Capture Suspect in New Year's MassacreCBN NewsPolice in Istanbul arrested the man believed to be the gunman who killed 39 people in an attack on a nightclub in Istanbul during a New Year's celebration. The suspect was caught in a special operations raid, and government officials say his ...and more »

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

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

ReutersTurkey says captures nightclub attacker who acted for Islamic StateReutersISTANBUL 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 ...and more »

Istanbul nightclub shooting suspect trained in Afghanistan, official says - Fox News;

Istanbul nightclub shooting suspect trained in Afghanistan, official says - Fox News

Fox NewsIstanbul nightclub shooting suspect trained in Afghanistan, official saysFox NewsThe terror suspect accused in the shooting rampage at a nightclub in Istanbul early on New Year's Day trained in Afghanistan before traveling to Turkey and launching his attack, a Turkish official announced Tuesday, hours after police finally pulled ...and more »