36 people were killed in an attack by unknown on the casino hotel Resortы World in the Philippines capital Manila.
The Philippines, CNN reported that an armed man in black, whose face was hidden by a mask, opened fire on the second floor of the hotel where the casino is located.
One of the visitors of the casino said that an unidentified man splashed out on a gambling table a flammable liquid and a fire. In the room the fire started, which led to a large number of victims. The assailant also died in the fire, turned to the gasoline-soaked blanket.
According to the chief of police of Manila Ronald de La Rosa, the majority of victims have died from choking from the smoke due to the attack of fire, because their bodies were not detected gunshot wounds.
Terrorist organization «Islamic state» has claimed responsibility for the attack, but police tend to think of his robbery attempt, made bankrupt in a casino foreigner.
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