Islamic terror attack kills two at Norwegian gay bar

Norway was shocked by a terrorist attack this weekend which left two victims dead and a 21 people wounded. 

The Telegraph reported that a 42-year-old Iranian-born refugee named Zaniar Matapour is accused of opening fire outside of a gay bar in Oslo early Saturday morning.

Robert Berg serves as acting chief of the Norwegian security service (PST), and he explained that Matapour was already known to authorities.

“We had concerns he had been radicalized and become part of an extremist Islamist network in Norway,” Berg was quoted as saying.

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