Today, Thursday, the Turkish Ministry of Defense announced that 9 people have been arrested while trying to cross the border into Syria and Greece illegally.
The ministry confirmed, in a statement, that it would continue to work to combat illegal border crossings.
The Turkish Ministry of Defense stated that “among the 9 people are two terrorists from” Gulen “and” ISIS “.
Our struggle against illegal crossings from our borders continues. A total of 9 persons trying to cross from our country to Syria and Greece illegally were caught. It was determined that one of those arrested was a member of DAESH and a member of the FETÖ terrorist organization. pic.twitter.com/YQKyEGAzMv
– Turkish Ministry of National Defense (@tcsav Savunma) April 8, 2021