Two foreign nationals detained at Istanbul airport over nightclub attack: NTV

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Posted: Jan 03, 2017 7:23 AM

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police detained two foreign nationals at Istanbul's main Ataturk Airport in connection with a gun attack which killed 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, Turkish broadcaster NTV reported on Tuesday.

No further details were immediately available. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack and the assailant remains at large.

(Reporting by Can Sezer; Writing by Daren Butler)