Breaking news comes in this evening after at least 35 people were murdered, and at least 40 injured, as gunmen sprayed bullets throughout a crowded nightclub.
The attack occurred in Istanbul, Turkey in the early morning hours of New Year's Day. A nightclub was crowded with over 600 people ringing in 2017.
Reports are coming in that the terrorists were dressed in Santa Claus costumes and speaking Arabic. Sources say there were 3 attackers. They are alleged to have first killed a police officer outside, then a civilian, before heading into the club and opening fire.
This story is developing and we will have more information as soon as it comes available.
Please pray for the victims and families of this horrendous tragedy. Have a safe New Year and may God bless you.