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Some 1,120 people suspected of links to the Fethullahist Terror Organization (FETÖ) were detained in simultaneous raids across Turkey on April 26, in an operation mainly targeting the structure of the organization within the police forces
A total of 560 shotguns were seized and three suspects were detained in an operation in the eastern province of Hakkari on April 25, state-run Anadolu Agency has reported
Gülden AYDIN – ISTANBUL
An Al-Qaeda suspect who was arrested in Çankırı on April 19 for his involvement in the 2003 HSBC bombing in Istanbul has been revealed as a village imam who applied for the job after sitting a national exam while he was on the run
Over 100,000 individual applications have been made to the Constitutional Court, with a three quarters of them coming after the July 15 coup attempt, court head Zühtü Arslan has said
An Iranian businessman who had come to Turkey for business purposes was rescued in a police operation in the Nusaybin district of Mardin on April 21, 85 days after he was kidnapped for ransom
An Ankara court sentenced 18 people to life in prison for their involvement in the murder of four young people, including teenager Yasin Börü, during unrest in 2014 between supporters of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and the Islamist Free Cause Party (HÜDA-PAR)
A total of 12 militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) were arrested in Istanbul on April 21.
The Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ) has footage of the moment Armenian-origin Turkish journalist Hrant Dink was murdered in central Istanbul on Jan. 19, 2007, according to an indictment regarding the killing
Erdal Sarı, the mayor of the Central Anatolian province of Niğde’s Altunhisar district, was slightly injured in a gun attack on April 20, Doğan News Agency has reported.
A judge at criminal court of serious crimes and a lawyer were arrested in Istanbul on April 24 on charges of “accepting and giving bribes,” Doğan News Agency has reported.
A convicted al-Qaeda suspect who was detained by gendarmerie on April 19 while working as a village imam in the Central Anatolian province of Çankırı has admitted to involvement in the 2003 HSBC bombing