Turkish police have detained 18 suspects in the terrorist attack in Izmir

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

About it reports Reuters.

«The Minister of justice of Turkey Bekir Bozdag said that police detained 18 people in connection with the blast and armed attack in Izmir, which killed two people», — stated in the message.

In Ankara, I have no doubt that the responsibility for the attack lies with the militants of the «workers’ party of Kurdistan».

Earlier, Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey Weixi Kaynak claimed that the attack was planned as a larger and more bloody action.

We will remind, on Thursday, January 5, at the courthouse in the city of Izmir exploded a car bomb. According to recent reports, the attack killed a police officer and employee of the court, another five people were injured. Police defused two terrorists, one wanted. Responsible for the attack think of the members of the PKK.

In the big cities of Turkey in recent times the attacks occur regularly. 10 December 2016 during the bombings in the country’s largest city Istanbul killed up to 40 people.

Responsibility for the attack the next day, has taken the radical Kurdish grouping «Hawks of freedom of Kurdistan», which broke away from the PKK. Later, however – January 2, 2017, the terrorist group «Islamic state» declared that it was their handiwork.




Turkish police have detained 18 suspects in the terrorist attack in Izmir 06.01.2017

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