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Istanbul governor: at least 35 dead in attack on nightclub

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By: ZEYNEP BILGINSOY, Associated Press

ISTANBUL (AP) — Istanbul's governor says at least 35 people were killed in the attack at a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year's celebrations.

Vasip Sahin said some 40 other people were wounded in the assault in the early hours of Sunday.

Sahin said the incident was a "terror attack" without saying who may have carried it out.

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