2016-07-05 13:16:00

Suspect in terrorist attack at Istanbul airport attended a Salafi mosque in Dagestan

Moscow, July 5, Interfax - Vadim Osmanov, a supposed suicide bomber, who committed a terrorist attack at Istanbul airport, attended a Salafi mosque in Makhachkala, the Kommersant daily writes on Tuesday.

Earlier, its parishioners were regularly detained.

Osmanov leaved for Turkey in February this year, then he moved to Syria.

Officials of the Turkish special services say that Ahmed Chatayev, who comes from Chechnya, organized the terrorist act which killed 43 people and injured over 200 people. He lived in Turkey with the passport received in Georgia and now supposedly stays in Syrian Raqqa.