Istanbul court made a preliminary conclusion to 10 involved in terrorist attack in Sultanahmet, which took the lives of ten people, 15 people were injured.
The prosecutor general of Turkey has opened criminal cases for all 10 suspected on charges of premeditated murder and belonging to a terrorist organization.
A powerful explosion occurred in the morning, January 12, on Sultanahmet Square in the heart of Istanbul close to the Egyptian obelisk at time when there was a group of tourists. 10 tourists from Germany were killed, 15 people were injured.
Turkish President Tayip Erdogan said that a suicide bomber from Syria made the explosion. According to the words of the prime minister of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu, the terrorist is a member of the terrorist group “Islamic State” (prohibited in Russia). But so far no group has taken responsibility for the attack.
So later Turkish media quoting police sources reported that the suicide bomber is a Syrian 28-year-old Nabil Fadli, he was born in Saudi Arabia. January 5, he has registered himself as a refugee in the management of migration in Istanbul. The police took Fadli`s fingerprints and that was a thing what helped to quickly identify him.