Orlando Nightclub Shooting: Worst Mass Shooting In US History

The fatal shooting at an Orlando nightclub, which has claimed the lives of at least 50 people, is the worst mass shooting in recent US history.

A fatal shooting at a gay nightclub in the Florida city of Orlando, which claimed the lives of 50 people and injured 53 more, is the worst mass shooting in recent US history.

The attack has been referred to as an act of terrorism by police, while the FBI has claimed that there were suggestions of radical Islamist links with gunman, Omar Mateen.

Orlando police chief John Mina has described the attack as a “tragedy not just for our city, but for the entire nation”.

He added that officials would soon start identifying the victims and notifying next of kin.

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