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Warrants issued for 214 suspects in failed 2016 Turkish coup

Sep. 07, 2021 03:47 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish prosecutors have issued detention warrants for 214 serving and former military personnel over alleged ties to a 2016 coup attempt, the state-run news agency said Tuesday. The investigation, led by prosecutors in the western city of Izmir, had led...

Turkey arrests man behind app linked to 2016 failed coup

Jul. 28, 2021 05:20 AM EDT

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish-born American believed to be behind a secret messaging application that has been linked to Turkey’s failed 2016 military coup arrived in Istanbul last month where he turned himself in to authorities, the state-run news agency reported Wednesday. ...