>> Turkish police have made five more arrests in connection with the Istanbul gun attack that killed 39 people on New Years day. The state run Anadola News Agency said the detentions took place in the western city of Izmir. On Tuesday, 14 other people were held in connection with the attacks, all those detained said to be linked to Islamic State.
The gunman himself remains at large, but he's being spotted in several videos, including this one taken at a bus station in the central city of Konya last month.>>
> Regardless of which terrorist organization they are, regardless of by whom they are supported and regardless of their motivation, we are determined to fight all terrorist organisations in 2017, and we will fight until the end. Emergency rule was first imposed after the failed coup attempt in Turkey last July, it allows the government to bypass Parliament in enacting new laws.
Ministers can also suspend rights or freedoms as they deem necessary. More than 40,000 people have been arrested under the measures.