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FOR THE DAY, January 2nd 2017
ISIS Claims Responsibility for Attack in Turkish Nightclub
An attack on New Years eve in the nightclub Reina, located in Istanbul, Turkey, took the lives of 39 people early Sunday morning and left dozens wounded.
In the following days the extremist group ISIS has taken responsibility for the attack , with the primary suspect still at large.
Istanbul: Victims of Reina nightclub attack identified (via Aljazeera)
Istanbul nightclub attack: New Year’s fun turned carnage at Reina (via TheAustralian.com)
At Least 60 Killed in Prison Riot in Brazil
Monday saw bloody clash of prison drug gangs, leaving at least 60 dead in the city of Manaus.
The riots began Sunday and were not under control until Monday morning, with an assumed 300 prisoners to have escaped during the chaos.
Prison riot in Brazil leaves over 60 dead, authorities say (via Washington Post)
Baghdad Market Bomber Kills at Least 36
In a crowded market in Baghdad Monday, a suicide bomber armed with explosives attacked and left at least three dozen dead.
This attack on a produce market has been claimed by ISIS, which not only left many dead, but also another 50 people injured.