Turkey arrests 4 foreign Daesh/ISIS terror suspects

Suspects entered Turkey via Syria border, plotting terror attacks in Adana province

Gözde Bayar   | 17.11.2019
Turkey arrests 4 foreign Daesh/ISIS terror suspects

ADANA, Turkey

Turkish police arrested four Daesh/ISIS terror suspects in Adana province, according to security sources Sunday. 

The suspects were arrested by provincial police in Adana at dawn, said the source who asked not to be named due to the security concerns.

The Syrian nationals suspects, entered Turkey from the Syria border and were plotting a terror attack in the southern province.

Since recognizing Daesh as a terror group in 2013, Turkey has been attacked by Daesh/ISIS terrorists numerous times, including 10 suicide bombings, seven bombings, and four armed attacks which killed 315 people and injured hundreds.

In response to the attacks, Turkey launched anti-terror operations at home and abroad, neutralizing 3,500 Daesh terrorists and arresting 5,500.

*Writing by Gozde Bayar

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