Turkey detains 400 ISIS suspects in nationwide raids

A Turkish special forces police officer guards the entrance of the Presidential Palace in Ankara. (File photo: Reuters)

Turkish police on Sunday detained around 400 suspected members of ISIS in nationwide raids, including foreigners and those suspected of planning attacks, reports said.

The operation around the country saw 150 suspects detained in Sanliurfa in the southeast, 60 in the capital Ankara as well as dozens more arrests in provinces ranging from Bursa in the west to Bingol in the east, the Dogan and Anadolu news agencies reported.
 

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:48 - GMT 06:48
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