In Istanbul at international Ataturk airport, security forces detained two men suspected of involvement in terrorist group Islamic state. On it informs news Agency Anadolu.

According to the publication, the detainees arrived on a flight from Ukraine.

“The foreigners came from Ukraine late on Sunday night. One suspect, 25 years old, identified as K. B., had his Kyrgyz and Russian passports. A second suspect, M. F. And 35 years of age, had residence in Ukraine”, – stated in the message.

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It is noted that during the searches detainees have found two passports and three Kyrgyz identity cards belonging to other people, as well as “military supplies”.

The representative of the Department of consular service of the Ministry of foreign Affairs confirmed the Orestes Stark ЛІГА.net the fact of detention of these persons, who arrived on a flight from Ukraine. However, according to her, Ukrainian citizens among the detainees there.

“Residence permit – not Ukrainian citizenship. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine is the protection of citizens of Ukraine. Therefore the citizen must be under the care of the appropriate diplomatic or consular representation. In this case we are not talking about Ukrainian citizens”, – she said.

On the evening of 28 June at the international airport Ataturk in Istanbul there were two explosions that claimed the lives of 45 people. So far no one has claimed responsibility for the attack.

See also: Explosions at the airport in Istanbul, dozens dead: a chronicle

At the airport in Istanbul detained two arrivals from Ukraine 05.07.2016

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