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New Zealand attack suspect visited Turkey: senior Turkish official

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A suspect in the killing of 49 people at two New Zealand mosques once made an extended stay in Turkey, and his movements and contacts there are being investigated, a senior Turkish official said on Friday.

Turkey believes the suspect may have traveled to other countries as well, the official said.

Reporting by Tulay Karadeniz and Dominic Evans; Writing by Ezgi Erkoyun; Editing by Andrew Heavens

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