24 foreign IS suspects held in Turkey

Ankara—The anti-extrem police detained Friday 24 foreign nationals, including a Syrian suspected of providing explosives and ammunition to IS extremists, a security source said.
The Syrian national identified as Azzov K. was detained along with the others during a police raid in Kucukcekmece district of Istanbul, the source said on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media.
The operation followed intelligence that ISIL members were plotting to carry out one or more extremist attacks across the city, the source added.—Agencies

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