Istanbul shooter directed by ISIS before attack - Al-Arabiya

Masharipov, 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

'An order came from Raqqa': suspect in Istanbul nightclub attack claims he received orders from Islamic State - South China Morning Post

The man suspected of killing 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve has claimed he received the order to attack from Islamic State jihadists in Syria, local media reported Wednesday. Turkish authorities on Monday detained Abdulgadir ...

Daesh suicide bomber detained in Şanlıurfa province near Syrian border - Daily Sabah

A suspected Daesh suicide bomber, who was responsible for transporting ammunition from Syria to Turkey for terrorists, has been detained by Turkish security forces as part of a counter-terror probe, DHA reported on Wednesday. According to reports, the ...

Istanbul nightclub suspect trained by Isil in Afghanistan - Irish Independent

The 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.

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

The 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 ...

Police question suspect in Reina nightclub shooting - TRT World

Police 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 ...

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

Police 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 ...

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

ISTANBUL — 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 ...

Police Arrest Suspect in New Year's Eve Attack in Turkey - Voice of America

Turkish security forces say they have arrested the main suspect in the attack on a nightclub in Istanbul on December 31. The attack killed 39 people and injured several others. The Hurriyet Daily News said Abdulkadir Masharipov was detained Monday in ...

Beware of the imported terrorists from Central Asia - Daily Sabah

A 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 ...

Inside Reina attacker's hideout apartment - Al-Arabiya

Photos 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 ...

Photos: Inside the captured Istanbul nightclub attacker's hideout - mySanAntonio.com

Shocking photos taken after the arrest of the gunman suspected of killing 39 people during a New Year's attack on an Istanbul nightclub give insight to how the man spent 17 days on the run. The accused perpetrator, identified as Abdulkadir Masharipov ...

Turkey: Reina Nightclub Jihadi Captured with $200000 and Islamic State Women - Breitbart News

The Turkish government has announced the capture of Abdulkadir Masharipov, who reportedly confessed to the massacre of 39 people at Istanbul's Reina nightclub on New Year's Eve. Authorities have allowed multiple media outlets into the apartment where ...

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

Abdulgadir 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'.

Turkey: Istanbul nightclub attacker confessed after capture - CTV News

ISTANBUL -- The accused perpetrator of a New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul has confessed and his fingerprints are a match, Turkish authorities said Tuesday. They identified him as an Uzbek national who trained in Afghanistan and staged the attack ...

Inside the New Year's Eve killer's lair: Nearly $200000, two guns and a Koran found in Istanbul apartment - National Post

Neighbours of the Istanbul nightclub attacker were shocked to learn of his identity and find their building at the heart of a large-scale police operation. On Monday night, Turkish police captured the man who authorities say killed 39 people and ...

Chief Suspect in Istanbul New Year's Attack Captured - Voice of America

Turkish security forces are claiming a breakthrough in their battle against Islamic State, with the capture of the chief suspect in the New Year's shooting rampage on an Istanbul nightclub that killed 39 people. In a late night raid Monday, anti-terror ...

Abdulkadir Masharipov: Who is Istanbul gun attack suspect? - BBC News

Abdulkadir Masharipov is suspected of killing 39 people of different nationalities only two hours into the New Year in the Reina nightclub in Istanbul. Since being detained by Turkish security forces in a raid on an apartment in Istanbul on 16 January ...

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

On January 1, just hours into 2017, a gunman entered the Reina nightclub in Istanbul, firing an automatic weapon at revelers and killing 39 people. Turkish authorities suspect that gunman to be 34-year-old Abdulkadir Masharipov, the man police arrested ...