Turkiye to seek extradition of ‘terror’ suspects from Finland, Sweden

Turkish Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag

© APA | Turkish Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag

# 29 June 2022 13:42 (UTC +04:00)

Turkiye said it would seek the extradition of 33 “terror” suspects from Sweden and Finland under a deal that paved the way for Ankara to back the Nordic countries’ NATO membership bids, Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag, APA's correspondent in Istanbul reports.

“We will seek the extradition of terrorists from the relevant countries within the framework of the new agreement,” signed on Tuesday by the foreign ministers of Turkey, Sweden, and Finland was quoted as saying by NTV television.