Media in Turkey revealed at the moment (Wednesday) a doc by which an Iranian terrorist cell adopted Israeli vacationers in Istanbul. Earlier than the squad was captured by the Turkish safety forces, ten of its members constantly photographed the assorted accommodations within the metropolis the place the Israeli vacationers have been staying.
Within the meantime, safety officers in Turkey mentioned that they adopted tons of of hours of footage from the safety cameras that seemed to be suspicious, by which the members of the squad may be seen following Israeli vacationers in numerous locations of leisure in Istanbul and on excursions, by taking images and movies. Additionally, based on the suspicion, the Iranian cell rented completely different homes in Istanbul, and a few of them entered Turkey utilizing pretend passports and even modified autos recurrently.
As chances are you’ll recall, final July, the Turkish media introduced documentation displaying how the Iranian try and assassinate Israelis in Istanbul was foiled, together with Israel’s consul in Turkey, Yossi Levy-Safri. The images present a number of the members of the squad and the weapons they used. Amongst different issues, it was reported that one of many potential targets of an Iranian assault was a gaggle of Israeli vacationers staying at a resort within the metropolis underneath the identify “Crew China”. It was reported in Turkey that one of many members of the group, an Israeli citizen named Ofek, started to cry after he was informed in a cellphone name to the resort that he and his pals could be killed tonight by the Iranians.