Minister of Internal Affairs Ali Yerlikaya announced that at approximately 09.30 in front of the entrance of the General Security Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, 2 terrorists arriving with a light commercial vehicle carried out a bomb attack and 2 police officers were slightly injured. Injured.
Following the bomb attack, Internal Affairs Minister Ali Yerlikaya made a statement to the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Minister Yerlikaya said, “At 09.30 in the morning, a low, treacherous terrorist attack was attempted at the entrance of the Security General Directorate of our Ministry of Internal Affairs. Thank God for the agility, determination and intuition of our heroic police ” As soon as they got out of the vehicle, they were confronted with weapons. Meanwhile, one terrorist blew himself up before the other got a chance to blow himself up.” He was shot in the head and killed. I wish a speedy recovery to our Ankara and all our fellow citizens. I congratulate our brave police officer. I kiss my Erkan, Alim Reis and their friends on their foreheads. I will go to meet him soon. I met our chief physician and our rector continuously. Erkan and “Alim Reis are both undergoing treatment and their lives are not in danger,” he said.
‘All our departments launched an investigation’
Saying that they are trying not to let the slightest impact of terrorism take place in the ‘Turkish Century’, Yerlikaya said, “No one should have any doubt that we will succeed with the blessings of our beloved nation and the determination of our state. Together we will achieve this. Our friends; our Director General of Police, our provincial police chief, all our departments will move from this scene to the starting point.” “Our Justice Minister gave a statement and a judicial inquiry has been initiated on this issue. Let’s get the details, we will share them with our beloved country in time.”
Many calls came. Distinguished presidents called and each of them expressed their wishes for a speedy recovery. Our respected President is following it every moment. From the very first moment, we continuously provided them with information and received their instructions. We are grateful to all our fellow citizens and our beloved nation who pray for us, stand with us and condemn terrorism. We love you, you’ll see; “With the determination of our government and our beloved nation, terrorist organizations, criminal gangs and poison dealers will be overcome by our strength, resilience and determination,” he said.
‘Please remove these pictures’
Referring to the broadcast ban decision brought after the incident, Yerlikaya said, “I would also like to thank our Justice Minister, Ankara’s Chief Public Prosecutor and the Chairman of the Radio and Television Supreme Council. The broadcast ban decision was made at the same time. was taken.” This was an attempted attack. Thank you for following this rule. From social media accounts “We are determined to trace the source of this; at this point of our pain, we have initiated the necessary investigation against those who shared these images. I caution those who shared these images Have shared on your social media accounts, please remove these pictures and share our pain.”
Minister of Internal Affairs Ali Yerlikaya used the following statements in his post on his social media account:
2 terrorists carried out bomb attack
At approximately 09.30, 2 terrorists arriving in a light commercial vehicle carried out a bomb attack in front of the entrance of the General Security Directorate of our Ministry of Internal Affairs. One terrorist blew himself up and the other terrorist was killed.
Two of our police officers sustained minor injuries during the fire. I wish speedy recovery to our heroes. Our fight will continue unabated until the last terrorist is killed.
Our fight against terrorism, their affiliates, poison dealers, gangs and organized crime organizations will continue with determination.
Photo: Selahattin Sonmez
When he entered Nizamli he detonated a bomb on himself.
The terrorists carried out this attack with a light commercial vehicle, plate number 38 TP 962. One of the terrorists, who reached the entrance of the Directorate General of Security by vehicle, came out of the vehicle and shot the police officers on duty with a long barrel gun and moved towards the security guard. When the police retaliated, the terrorist detonated the bomb he was wearing at the entrance of the police station.
Meanwhile, the terrorist sitting on the driver’s seat continued firing from the long barreled gun. The police on duty killed the terrorist.
The moment of the terrorist attack was captured on camera. The video shows the terrorists arriving by vehicle, the moment of the attack and the moment of detonating the bomb.
The bomb planted on the terrorist was destroyed
A bomb was also found with the second terrorist who was killed by the police. Security measures were taken around the terrorist, who was killed before he could detonate the bomb. Then, bomb disposal teams were sent to the area. The bomb planted on the terrorist was removed in a controlled manner. After ensuring environmental safety, the bomb was destroyed by bomb disposal teams by detonating it in a controlled manner.
Suspicious packages were detonated
On the other hand, suspicious packages were detected around the General Directorate of Security, Kizilay Güvenpark after the attack. After security measures were taken, the suspicious packages were detonated in a controlled manner by bomb disposal teams. The Ankara Police Department published a warning message before the explosion of the suspicious packages and said, “Necessary security measures will be taken in connection with the incidents of suspicious packages around Kızılı Güvenpark and the General Security Directorate, and a controlled explosion was carried out by our bomb disposal teams. It is respectfully announced to the public that our citizens should not panic.”
The entry and exit gates of the assembly have been closed
Following the attempted terrorist attack in Kizilay, intensive security measures were taken in the surrounding area. Entry and exit into Parliament was also temporarily stopped due to security measures.
investigation has been started
The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office launched an investigation into an attempted bomb attack in Ankara. The statement by the Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office also said that ‘an access block and publication ban decision was issued by the Ankara Criminal Court of Peace on Duty in relation to the attack.’ Emotions were used.
EGM: There will be controlled explosions
It was revealed that the bomb attached to the slain terrorist would be removed and detonated in a controlled manner. In addition, the statement made by the Ankara General Directorate of Security said that “Necessary security measures will be taken in connection with the incidents of suspicious packages around Kızılı Güvenpark and the General Directorate of Security, and a controlled explosion will be carried out by our bomb disposal. ” Teams. It is respectfully announced to the public that our citizens should not panic.”
The vehicle used in the explosion was used in Kayseri
It was revealed that the vehicle used in the bomb attack in front of the entrance of the General Directorate of Security in Ankara was stolen from the Develi district of Kayseri. It was reported that the terrorists stole the vehicle and carried out the incident after killing the owner of the vehicle, veterinarian Mikail Bozagan (24). Samed Aydin Sun/Keseri, (DHA)