Turkey has brought back suspected Gulenists from the Ukraine, Anadolu reported the Interior Ministry announcing today.
In a statement, the ministry said that Salih Fidan and Samet Gure, who are the group’s chiefs in the Iraqi cities of Baghdad and Erbil, respectively, were arrested while trying to illegally traverse the Ukraine-Poland border.
A Turkish court had issued arrest warrants for both men over their suspected membership in the Gulenists Group, which Turkey believes was behind the failed 2016 coup attempt, the statement added.
The suspects are currently in the capital Ankara, where they are being processed at the Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office.
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Source:: Middle East Monitor