Two young men, who were detained on Thursday for sharing a message on a social media account threatening those who will vote against ‘executive presidency’ in a upcoming probable referendum, were released in Düzce province on Friday.
9 DETAINED FOR DISSEMINATING ISIL PROPAGANDA RELEASED
Meanwhile, nine people who were detained in the central province of Konya for disseminating the propaganda of the terrorist Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) from their social media accounts have been released. The suspects were detained in a police operation on Jan. 18. They were also accused of being in contact with ISIL militants in Syria and Iraq.
After their interrogation by counter-terrorism units, the suspects were referred to court, where they were released on probation on Friday. ISIL has carried out a series of deadly attacks in Turkey over the past years, which resulted in the deaths of hundreds of people.