Dozens of ISIL suspects detained in Istanbul

Istanbul police detain 31 ISIL suspects in operation

Dozens of ISIL suspects detained in Istanbul

World Bulletin / News Desk

Istanbul police detained 31 ISIL suspects in an anti-extrem operation on Friday.

Police sources, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on speaking to the media, told Anadolu Agency that 31 suspects out of 41 have been detained as part of an investigation against the ISIL extremist organization.

Arrest warrants were issued by the Istanbul Public Prosecutor’s Office for the 41 suspects for "being a member of an armed extremist organization".

Istanbul police took the 31 ISIL suspects to a police station. A search for the other 10 wanted suspects continues.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 23 Aralık 2016, 12:00