Turkish police detain 74 suspected IS members
POLICE in Turkey have detained 74 suspects who are alleged members of the Islamic State group.
The country’s official news agency, Anadolu, said yesterday that anti-terror police conducted simul- taneous operations at 15 different addresses in Istanbul.
The news agency said 73 of those detained were foreigners and were handed over to relevant authorities to be deported. There was no infor- mation on their nationalities.
The other suspect was questioned.
IS has been blamed for several deadly attacks in Turkey, killing more than 300 people since 2015. being