Six students and graduates of the Eskisehir-based Anadolu University`s Faculty of Aviation and Space Sciences were detained as part of an investigation into the Gulen movement on Friday.

Detained during simultenaous operations in Eskişehir, İstanbul and Gümüşhane provinces, the suspects, either students or alumni, are accused of having links to the movement.

The government has already detained more than 120,000 people and jailed some 50,000 over alleged or real links to the movement.