« BackUS President asks world to pray for victims of Orlando terrorist attack

USA flagUS President Barack Obama’s asked the world to pray for the victims of a terrorist attack in Orlando.

Fifty people have died and around the same number are injured in America’s deadliest mass shooting.

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack at a gay nightclub in the early hours of yesterday morning.

The suspect, named as 29-year-old Omar Mateen, is among the dead.

President Obama says the attacks were on ordinary Americans.