US: Two gunmen shot dead outside controversial 'anti-Islam' conference
May 4 , 2015
US police have shot and killed two gunmen who opened fired outside the venue of a controversial anti-Islam conference on Prophet Muhammad cartoons in a Dallas suburb.
A security guard was also injured in the firing.
Participants of the conference at Garland’s Curtis Culwell Center including Dutch politician Geert Wilders were evacuated.
Garland police said that it was not immediately clear if the shootings were linked to the event.
A $10,000 award for a cartoon of the Prophet was part of the events at the conference.