Turkey Coup Attempt Underway To Overthrow Erdogan

Reeling from a series of attacks that have led to the perception of weakness and inability to provide security, the Turkish government now appears to be in the midst of a military coup. Witnesses have reported gunfire and sightings of helicopters over the capital city, Ankara and the prime minister has confirmed a coup is underway. Soldiers have also blocked the two major bridges across the Bosphorus strait in Istanbul, according to media reports. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told NTV television: “it is correct that there was an attempt.”…

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Turkey Coup Attempt Underway To Overthrow Erdogan

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