Orlando gunman said ‘I’m an Islamic soldier’ in police call

The gunman who killed 49 people at an Orlando gay nightclub described himself as an Islamic soldier in calls made to police during the attack.

A partial transcript of the calls between police negotiators and Omar Mateen during the three-hour siege have been released by the FBI.

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