Turkey arrests suspected former Islamic State executioner


SYRIA: Turkish police have arrested a suspected former executioner for the Islamic State group (IS) in Syria, who became a gas repairman when he returned to civilian life in Turkey, local media reported on Tuesday. 

The 50-year-old Syrian, known by his nickname "Abu Taki al-Shami", was arrested at a construction site on Monday in the Bursa province of northwest Turkey, state news agency Anadolu said.