Police search for buried explosives in İstanbul

Police units are searching for buried explosives in İstanbul's Bahçelievler on Tuesday. (Photo: Cihan)

June 26, 2012, Tuesday/ 11:57:00

The İstanbul Police Department's counterterrorism units have begun a search for buried explosives at an empty lot in the Bahçelievler district on Tuesday morning after receiving a tip.

No explosives have been found so far. However, dozens of officers are still searching the area.