Police detained five (5) suspects with links to ISIS terrorists in Konya province in counter-terror operations carried out in Turkey’s southern Adana province, as crackdown into the terrorist group’s network in the country continues.
Anti-terror squad from Adana Police reportedly raided a house in which five ISIS terrorists with links to ISIS terrorists planning attacks in Konya province, were detained.
The suspects were taken to the hospital for routine health checkups and were then brought to the police headquarter.
Security forces continue to search for five more ISIS-linked suspects, reports said.
On Wednesday, five (5) ISIS terrorists engaged in a shootout with police were killed in Konya, while 233 people were captured in nationwide operations.
ISIS became one of the most active terrorist groups in Turkey over a span of just two years. It has been blamed for a string of attacks in Turkey, ranging from suicide bombings to gun attacks.