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Saturday, December 10, 2016

Cleaning staff in Turkey, arrested hundreds of generals, thousands of officers fired


After a failed military coup in Turkey, the government began Stripping among the military leadership and rank and file of the police. To date, it is reported about hundreds of detained high-ranking generals ‘ ranks and fired thousands of police officers. Some of the failed coup caught in neighboring Greece.


photo: AP

Recall the coup attempt in Turkey staged a military, which, however, failed to change the government, although it was announced on television. Journalists later said that the text about the transfer of power to the coup in the country they had to read at gunpoint.

Read more: the Coup in Turkey: Erdogan planned to kill

Military attacked the hotel in the resort of Marmaris, where the alleged hiding of the legitimate President Tayyip Erdogan.

The assault at Erdogan’s armed rebels were caught on video

However, the coup failed. Military surrendered to Pro-government forces.

Read the story: Why failed coup in Turkey

Now there are large-scale purges in the ranks of the military and police.

According to local media reports, the Turkish authorities detained 30 governors, 103 of General and Admiral after a coup attempt. In total militiamen have detained more than 6 thousand people, including military officials, senior and middle managers.

Cleaning is also among the police. According to a source Reuters in the Turkish law enforcement agencies, laid off nearly 8 thousand militiamen, including Ankara and Istanbul. In the capital, arrested 149 law enforcement officers. In the province of Batman, in Southeast Turkey, dismissed 42 guards.

‘Coup plotters’ are being questioned at the Ankara Police Headquarter”s Counter-Terrorism Department pic.twitter.com/QFiDEfMQdu

— ANADOLU AGENCY (ENG) (@anadoluagency) 17 Jul 2016

As a result of the coup d’etat in Turkey killed 290 people. Insurrection Erdogan’s government blames the opposition Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen.

Also one of the organizers of the military coup government has called major General Mehmet Disli, who is the brother of the Deputy Chairman of the ruling justice and development. According to the authorities, he was among those who are directly involved in the coordination of the rebellion, according to life, citing local media.

Authorized the arrest and the air force General of Turkey Hakan Evrim.

By Hulusi Akar, Chief of General Staff at Turkish Parliament following the failed coup attempt on July 16, 2016. pic.twitter.com/OQK3B0FghB

— ANADOLU AGENCY (ENG) (@anadoluagency) 18 Jul 2016

In addition, eight Turkish soldiers, who escaped in a helicopter to Greece after the failed coup attempt, was caught by the Greek security forces. On this occasion, he held talks Prime Ministers of Greece Alexis Tsipras and Turkey Binali Yildirim. The extradition process of fugitive military, according to Tsipras, has already begun, according to Anadolu Agency.

Greece begins extradition of Turkish coup soldiers https://t.co/4eMgDLDggl pic.twitter.com/xj2Ts1ayVp

— ANADOLU AGENCY (ENG) (@anadoluagency) 17 Jul 2016

Watch the video on “the Complete picture of a failed military coup in Turkey”

A military coup in Turkey in the night of July 16, was not successful. The rebels dispersed, organizers judged. The leader of the coup have called the former head commander of Turkish air force Ozturk. At the moment, the possibility of restoration of the death penalty against participants in the rebellion. Watch the video.

Coup in Turkey. Chronicle of events

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