Friday 29 May 2020
News ID: 71592
Publish Date: 12 October 2019 - 21:20
ISTANBUL (Dispatches) – Turkish police have detained six foreign nationals in Istanbul over their suspected links to the Daesh terrorist group, local media reported.
Police launched operations simultaneously in nine locations across the city to capture the suspects, the state-run Anadolu Agency said, without identifying their nationalities.
The detainees were reportedly preparing to go to conflict zones in Syria in the upcoming days, Anadolu noted.
Meanwhile, the private Sabah daily put the number of detainees at 39, including three women, who were caught in operations conducted since the previous night.

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