On November 26, the Turkish Interior Ministry released a new report providing a detailed look at the security situation in the country in the period from November 19 to November 26.
According to the statement, the Turkish Army and security forces carried out 2,680 anti-terror operations across the country “neutralizing” 18 terrorists.
Authorities detained 4,677 suspects in variuos crimes:
- 3,695 – crimes linked to drugs and smugling;
- 129 – human trafficking crimes;
- 866 – terror-related crimes.
The army and security forces also seized 16 guns, 1,203 ammunitions and 130 kg of explosive materials. Turkish forces destroyed 45 shelters belonging to terrorist cells as well as 20 IEDs and mines.