Court arrests ISIL militant in charge of media in Istanbul

Court arrests ISIL militant in charge of media in Istanbul

ISTANBUL
Court arrests ISIL militant in charge of media in Istanbul

A total of 12 militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) were arrested in Istanbul on April 21. 

The militants, who were previously detained as part of an investigation launched by the Istanbul Terror and Organized Crime Prosecutor Ufuk Can Gazezoğlu, include an ISIL militant in charge of media. 

The jihadists - identified only by the initials as T.G., İ.İ., E.Ö., E.C., F.Y., C.A., R.N., O.Ö.K., E.S., C.G., E.B. and Ş.A. - were arrested by the court on duty. 

A large number of digital documents related to ISIL and a weapon were confiscated in the operation in which the militants were apprehended.