Istanbul, Turkey - Republic of Turkey
TURKISH POLICE CLASH WITH ISLAMIST GUERRILLAS.
Turkish policemen wearing flak jackets and carrying automatic weapons clash with Islamist guerrillas in Istanbul January 17 after laid siege on a house where the militants were holed up. Police killed a radical Islamist guerrilla and captured two others. The two militants surrendered after a four-hour armed clash in Beykoz, on the Asian side of the city straddling the Bosphorus straits.