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Turkey coup

22 Aug 2020
Turkish prosecutors on Saturday ordered the detention of 47 military personnel over their suspected links to a network...
21 Sep 2018
Turkish police on Friday detained 85 military personnel in countrywide raids over alleged links to the group blamed for the 2016 failed coup, state media reported.
26 Aug 2017
Erdogan has in recent years sought to put greater emphasis not just on the history of the Ottoman dynasty -- who conquered Constantinople in 1453 -- but of Turkic tribes in pre-Ottoman history.
19 Mar 2017
Presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said Europe was seeking to "whitewash" Gulen's group, while Defence Minister Fikri Isik said the comments raised questions about whether Berlin itself was involved in the putsch.
7 Jan 2017
Turkey has dismissed over 6,000 people and ordered the closure of dozens of associations under the state of emergency imposed after the July failed coup, in a purge that shows no sign of slowing.
30 Oct 2016
A total of 10,131 government employees were removed, mainly from the education, justice and health ministries, according to announcements published late Saturday.
15 Oct 2016
Turkey has angrily reacted to the cancellation of a panel in Sweden about the failed July coup attempt seeking to oust the government from power, calling it a "blow" to the freedom of expression.
10 Sep 2016
Turkish police on Saturday detained a veteran journalist and his academic brother as part of the investigation into the failed July 15 coup, the latest prominent figures to be detained in the controversial crackdown after the putsch.
4 Sep 2016
The United States is committed to bringing the perpetrators of the attempted coup against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to justice, President Barack Obama said Sunday.
2 Aug 2016
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday accused the West of supporting "terror" and the coup plotters who tried to unseat him.
18 Jul 2016
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reiterated that the death penalty is not off the table for those suspected of plotting a coup against his government, in an interview with CNN broadcast Monday.
17 Jul 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has joined other world leaders in condemning the failed coup attempt in Turkey by a group of rebel army officers and men.


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