The members of the Turkish security services detained five suspected of preparing terrorist attacks during the referendum on the amendments to the Constitution of the country. Reported by the Daily Sabah.
The operation was conducted simultaneously in different districts of Istanbul. According to law enforcement, all the attackers belong to a terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia).
Suspects under investigations.
April 16, the country will vote on which citizens propose to approve the amendments to the basic law. If the majority support the proposed changes, the country will turn into a presidential Republic. The President will be the Supreme commander, will have control over key posts in the armed forces, will be able to form a government and dissolve Parliament.