The trial of the Istanbul New Year massacre gunman started in Istanbul, Monday.
The suspect, Abdulkadir Masharipov, faces 40 life sentences, one for the act itself and 39 for each of his victims
Thirty-nine people were killed during a shooting at the Reina nightclub in Istanbul on New Year's Day this year. Masharipov confessed to the killing and is on trial alongside 56 other suspects. The self... Еще-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL) claimed responsibility for the attack.