Breaking news: 3 Russian citizens detained suspected in terrorist attack in Istanbul


The terrorist bomb attack at Sultanahmet Square in Istanbul that caused the death of 10 foreign tourists, and 15 wounded, has forced the Security Directorate to conduct a special operation against the terrorist organization ISIS. As a result, 3 citizens of Russia were arrested, reports with reference to the Agency DHA.

The special operation in Antalya downtown near Doşemealtı gave results – 3 Russian citizens were detained, and documents indicating their involvement in the terrorist attack were found.

Reuters reports that the authorities confiscated documents and CDs. The information about the detention was confirmed by the General Consulate of Russia in Antalya.

Earlier, the experts have called the terrorist attack in Istanbul “a slap in the face to the Muslim world”.