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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

New coup: the security forces in Turkey surrounded the NATO air base Incirlik


Months had passed since the first failed attempt of a military coup in Turkey. Authorities have received new reports of a possible coup. To prevent a group of security forces were directed to one of the largest military bases in Incirlik.


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Seven thousand representatives of law enforcement agencies on the eve at 23: 00 local time surrounded the Turkish airbase Incirlik in the South of the country, where the military aircraft of NATO countries, Hurriyet said.

The reason was an attempt a new coup in the nearby city of Adana.

However, this information is not officially confirmed. The Turkish Minister for European Affairs Omer Celik said in his Twitter said that there was a security check. Located in Adana. We held a General security check. All right,” he wrote.

It is worth noting that the base “Ingalik” used by the Turkish and American troops. In addition, it is used to store nuclear warheads for NATO, the exact amount of which is not known.

VIDEO: in front of #NATO’s #Incirlik air base in #Turkey. #Erdogan supporters & security forces surrounding base.pic.twitter.com/SxKbSRYQHJ

Syria Ceasefire (@Syria_Ceasefire) July 31, 2016.

Coup in Turkey. Chronicle of events

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