In Turkey, «in connection with ISIS» have arrested 400 people

In Turkey on suspicion of links with the group «Islamic state» arrested more than 400 people.

This is the BBC.

The arrests were carried out across the country, including the capital, Istanbul, Gaziantep and Izmir.

As previously reported, in Ankara has been arrested 60 people, most of them foreigners.

The largest operation was carried out in the southeastern Sanliurfa province, were detained over 100 suspects.

In 2016, in Turkey, there have been several large attacks which authorities blame Kurdish separatists and jihadists.

In particular, January 19 Ankara court ruled on the arrest of two detainees in the investigation of the assassination of the Russian Ambassador in Turkey Andrey Karlov.

January 17, a native of Uzbekistan Abdulqadir Masharipov, who had been named executor of the terrorist act in one of Istanbul’s Nightclubs on new year’s eve was arrested by the Turkish police.

January 6, Turkish police in the investigation of the terrorist attack in Izmir detained 18 people.




In Turkey, «in connection with ISIS» have arrested 400 people 05.02.2017

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