While Turks entertain themselves by fantasizing about Santa Claus converting to Islam after learning it’s a religion of peace, those Muslims who don’t believe it’s a religion of peace at all are plotting to make life miserable for as many Turks as possible.
Suicide vests armed with bombs fortified with ball bearings and metal sticks were seized during a raid on a house in a low-income neighbourhood of Ankara where two Turkish nationals were arrested on Wednesday morning – the day before New Year’s Eve.
The Ankara chief prosecutor’s office believe the attackers were planning to detonate the suicide vests at two locations during celebrations to bring in 2016 tomorrow.
It comes just days after Belgian police arrested six people on Sunday and Monday thought to be planning a New Year’s Eve terror attack after officers found military clothing and ISIS propaganda while raiding homes in Brussels and the neighbouring province of Leige.
A Turkish Government official said the two men, who entered Turkey from Syria, were thought to have been preparing attacks near bars and a shopping mall on Kizilay square in the center of Ankara, where crowds usually gather to celebrate the New Year….
The two Turkish nationals, identified by their initials M.C. and A.Y., are being questioned by anti-terrorism police, the prosecutor’s office said….