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Tragic shooting at Istanbul church leaves one dead

Two masked assailants opened fire during a Sunday service at the Santa Maria Church in the Saryer neighborhood of Istanbul, Turkey, resulting in the tragic death of one person.

The awful occurrence occurred in the Büyükdere region at around 11:40 a.m. nearby time.

Interior Minister Ali Yerlikaya stated that a thorough investigation would be launched in an effort to identify and apprehend the perpetrators, expressing his disapproval of the horrible act.

The attack was condemned by Turkey's Justice Minister Yilmaz Tunc, who also said that the Deputy Chief Public Prosecutor and two additional public prosecutors were going to look into it.

Serve Tunc underlined the continuous endeavors to distinguish and catch the suspects, guaranteeing that the examination was being led with careful thoughtfulness regarding different features.

Authorities are putting in a lot of effort to bring those responsible to justice, but it is still unknown what motivated the attack.


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