In the operation against the terrorist organization FETO, carried out in 77 Turkish cities, 661 suspects were arrested, Turkish Interior Minister Ali Yerlikaya said on Tuesday, reports Anadolu.
In a statement on the social network, Yerlikaya said that he will not forgive those who brutally shot people, bombed the Turkish parliament and stole exam questions.
It was stated that the operation against FETO called “Hvataljka” was carried out in coordination with the Directorate for Security and Intelligence Affairs, the Directorate for the Fight against Smuggling and Organized Crime (KOM), the Department for the Fight against Terrorism (TEM) and with the support of MIT , in 77 provinces, including Ankara, Istanbul and Izmir.
Yerlikaya revealed that 611 persons linked to the terrorist organization FETO were detained in the operation.
He pointed out that among those caught during the operation were those who operated within the provincial, educational and financial structure of the terrorist organization.
“Persons who hid in Gaybubet houses, wanted to flee abroad illegally, assisted in this, used ByLock, as well as persons who were identified by statements of other arrested persons, were identified,” Yerlikaya said.
The terrorist organization Fetullahci (FETO) is responsible for the bloody coup attempt in Turkiye on the night of July 15, 2016, and it is a terrorist organization led by Fetullah Gulen, who lives in the United States of America, and whose extradition Turkiye has officially requested from the USA. And.
For years, members of that terrorist organization advanced in the service by rigging exams, thus infiltrating the institutions of the state. Then, first in December 2013, supporters of FETO tried to prosecute numerous high-ranking officials in the judiciary of Turkey with a staged trial on alleged corruption.
A few years later, a bloody coup d’état attempt by FETO terrorists followed, that is, an attempted coup by officers that FETO had infiltrated into the Turkish army.
The investigation into the terrorist organization FETO showed that it is a global network that poses a danger not only to Turkey, but also to every other country where it is active. Turkish officials have pointed to this on several occasions.
During the coup attempt in Turkiye, 253 people were killed and more than 2,730 people were wounded.
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