Turkish authorities arrest 11 for suspected Daesh links

Tue 19 Feb 2019 12:16 GMT | 16:16 Local Time

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Turkish police arrested 11 suspected members of the Daesh terrorist group in central Konya province on Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reported citing police sources.

A local leader of the group and his wife were reportedly among those arrested.

The detained individuals have since been transferred to Turkey’s Anti-Terrorism Directorate.

Efforts by police to capture two more suspects who remain at large are reportedly still underway.




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