26 ISIL suspects arrested in Istanbul

Police conduct simultaneous operations in 2 districts of Istanbul

26 ISIL suspects arrested in Istanbul

World Bulletin / News Desk

At least 26 foreigners have been arrested for their suspected links to ISIL terrorist organization in counterterror operations in Istanbul, police sources said on Wednesday.

Anti-terror squads conducted simultaneous raids at six locations in the Basaksehir and Fatih districts on the European side of the city early Wednesday, the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media, said.

Several organizational documents and digital tools were seized in the raids, it added.

The sources did not communicate the nationalities of the suspects.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 06 Aralık 2017, 12:04