It was learned that Mehdi Mıhçı, who was preparing for the bombing by crossing from Iran to Turkey with the order of Murat Karayılan, one of the ring leaders of the PKK, did a reconnaissance in Kağıthane and Fatih.
The teams of the Istanbul Intelligence Branch Directorate and the Anti-Terrorism Branch Directorate worked to arrest the suspects who operate on behalf of the terrorist organization PKK and entered the country illegally.
During the studies it was determined that he was preparing for a bomb attack in Istanbul. “Seydo Botan Giver” Mehdi Mıhçı, codenamed Mehdi, was captured in an operation in Fatih on August 7.
It was established that the terrorist, who was determined to join the terrorist organization in 2014, was in the so-called special forces structure of the organization, received training on suicide bombing and sabotage and specialized in bomb making.
Caught PKK member arrested
Continuing the work, the police raided two addresses established in Güngören to arrest the suspects considered to be related to Mehdi Mıhçı, and arrested CA, EK and MK
Mıhçı was arrested on charges of “member of an armed terrorist organization” in the courthouse where he was transferred after his procedures at the police station.
Discovery footage has appeared
Footage from security cameras of the moments when Mıhçı searched for the bombing has emerged.
According to the news of DHA, it was learned that Mıhçı, who gave bomb training in Kandil, targeted the police and the army and conducted reconnaissance in Kağıthane and Fatih before the attack.
Reconnaissance footage of PKK member Mehdi Mıhçı, who was captured in Fatih, appeared VIDEO