According to Turkish media citing police sources, have identified the suicide bomber who committed on February 17, the terrorist attack in Turkey’s capital Ankara. That Syrian citizen Saleh Najjar.
Salih, a Syrian national, had arrived in Turkey as a refugee. To identify him was due to the fingerprints he gave when registering.
And identified the car used in the attack. Volkswagen white was hired in Izmir about two months ago. When the car is not returned, she was declared wanted. In studying the materials of the surveillance cameras revealed that drove her to Ankara for a few days before the attack.
«But we’ll get to pawns who commit terrorist acts, and to those who organize them. These people do not know what humanism and moral and ethical principles. Our struggle with them will become even more intransigent,» said the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
We will remind: on 17 February, about half past six in the evening a few hundred meters from the Parliament, General staff and office of the Prime Minister, was a powerful explosion. According to the website of the Hürriyet, a car bomb exploded next to a convoy of buses carrying military personnel.
The attack occurred at the moment when at the presidential Palace Erdogan had a meeting with representatives of the security forces.
According to the Ministry of internal Affairs of Turkey, the attack in Ankara killed at least 28 people, more than 60 were injured. Doctors do not exclude that the death toll could rise.
International agencies and local media reported that most of the victims and injured members of the armed forces of Turkey, including officers. However, in the area of the explosion were civilians.