• İstanbul 18 °C
  • Ankara 19 °C

5 FETO terror members nabbed in southeastern Turkey

5 FETO terror members nabbed in southeastern Turkey
Convicts with finalized prison sentences include dismissed teacher, former deputy inspector, shopkeepers

By Izzet Mazi

KAHRAMANMARAS, Turkey (AA) - Turkish police on Wednesday arrested five fugitives from the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) in southeastern Kahramanmaras province.

Counterterror teams nabbed a teacher who was dismissed from the profession and a former lieutenant, identified as N. P and K. A. T, respectively, in simultaneous operations concerning membership in the FETO/PDY terror group, according to a statement by the provincial security directorate.

N. P. had a finalized prison sentence of six years and three months and was transferred to prison. K. A. T. was released on conditions of trial without arrest.

Separately, a former deputy inspector and two shopkeepers, identified as Z. K, A. O. S. and N. Y, respectively, were arrested in simultaneous operations in Elbistan. They were apprehended for membership in the FETO/PYD terror organization.

The three convicts, each with finalized prison sentences of three years and nine months, were transferred to prison after routine procedures.

FETO and its US-based leader Fetullah Gulen orchestrated the defeated coup of July 15, 2016, which left 251 people dead and 2,734 injured.

Ankara accuses FETO of being behind a long-running campaign to overthrow the state through the infiltration of Turkish institutions, particularly the military, police and judiciary.

* Writing by Dilan Pamuk in Ankara

source: News Feed
This news is a total 110 time has been read
UYARI: Küfür, hakaret, rencide edici cümleler veya imalar, inançlara saldırı içeren, imla kuralları ile yazılmamış,
Türkçe karakter kullanılmayan ve büyük harflerle yazılmış yorumlar onaylanmamaktadır.
This news yet comment has been added .
Other News
All Rights Reserved © May 2014 US Muslims | Unauthorized and the resources published.
Haber Scripti: CM Bilişim