July 24, 2015 / 7:13 AM / 3 years ago

Turkish police detain hundreds in raids targeting Islamic State, Kurdish militants

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish police launched raids targeting Islamic State and Kurdish militants in 13 provinces across Turkey on Friday, the prime minister’s office said, saying it was determined to fight all “terrorist” groups “without distinction”.

It said in a statement that 251 people had so far been detained in the simultaneous raids.

Reporting by Orhan Coskun; Writing by Daren Butler; editing by David Dolan

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