Turkey

Turkish police arrest 7 PKK/KCK terror suspects

Police conduct simultaneous raids in 6 Turkish provinces

Kadir Yildiz   | 08.06.2021
Turkish police arrest 7 PKK/KCK terror suspects

KOCAELI, Turkey

At least seven people were arrested in Turkey over their suspected links to the PKK/KCK terror group, officials said on Tuesday.

According to a statement by the police department in northwestern Kocaeli province, the suspects were arrested in simultaneous raids conducted in Kocaeli, Istanbul, Diyarbakir, Van, Tunceli, and Balikesir provinces.

Organizational documents and digital materials used in terror propaganda were also seized in the operation.

*Writing by Seda Sevencan from Istanbul

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