Austrian citizen masterminded Istanbul Airport suicide attack

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Akhmed Chatayev (right) appears alongside another IS commander, Abu Jihad, in Syria

Austrian citizen masterminded Istanbul Airport suicide attack


Austrian citizen Akhmed Chatayev was named by Turkish police sources as the mastermind of the Istanbul’s Kemal Ataturk Airport terrorist attack that killed 44 people, Yeni Safak daily reports.

The role of the Chechen separatist who holds an Austrian passport was confirmed by Republican Michael McCaul, chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security, CNN reports.

13 more suspects were arrested on Sunday, July 3rd, including three foreigners; this makes a grand total of 29 arrests ...


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