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Islamic State Moving Fighters to Turkey

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Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) and other Islamist terror groups are moving jihadists at an increased rate from Syria to Turkey, warned Ayhan Bilgen, the spokesman for Turkey’s People’s Democratic Party (HDP), reported the news website Turkish Minute.

The HDP is the main opposition party to Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan’s Islamist AK Party.

Bilgen said militants from ISIS, al-Qaeda as well as others who were initially affiliated with the Free Syrian Army were paying $1,250 to be taken from Raqqa, Islamic State’s de facto capital and deposited at Ankara’s central bus station. 

Slamming Turkish intelligence forces, Bilgen asked, “Who took these people there and who is bringing them back?” 

Analysts note that from Turkey, it will be easier for jihadis to infiltrate Europe and as well as America.

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