The Governor of Istanbul has reported 35 killed in attack on nightclub

Continuation: the owner of the club in Istanbul announced originating in the United States the warning of the attack

In an armed attack on a nightclub in Istanbul killed at least 35 people, another 40 injured. These data led the Governor of the city Wasip Shahin, reports Reuters. According to him, the attack was a terrorist attack.

The attack on the nightclub Reina, in the district of Trakai on the European side of the metropolis occurred in the night of Sunday, January 1. The attacker first shot and killed two people, a policeman and a civilian, and then entered the club and opened fire at random in the room where the at this moment celebrated the New year around 600 people.

It was also reported that the offender was dressed in a suit of Santa Claus. Meanwhile, eyewitnesses say that the attackers were more and they were screaming in Arabic, the newspaper Hurriet.

After the attack some visitors in a panic, jumped into the Bosphorus.

At the present time in the premises of the institution are the soldiers of the police forces and experts-bomb experts. The wounded are evacuated to medical facilities. However, where the offender is present it is not clear yet.