During the attempted military coup in Turkey this month, I condemned it in the strongest terms. “Government should be won through a process of free and fair elections, not force,” I said. “I pray to God for Turkey, for Turkish citizens, and for all those currently in Turkey that this situation is resolved peacefully and … Continue reading Fethullah Gulen: “The U.S. Must Resist Erdogan’s Call For My Extradition”.
TURKEY (Hurriyet): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has slammed comments by the head of U.S. national intelligence for suggesting that crackdowns in the Turkish military after the failed July 15 coup had harmed the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), saying the statements showed that he was “on the side … Continue reading Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Reaffirms US General Was Behind The Failed Coup.
Turkish media close to Islamist president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the CIA an a retired U.S. military general as masterminds of the July 15 failed coup against the government in power, Daily Star reports. Image: General John F Campbell Apart from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and four-star General John F Campbell, there's also a claim … Continue reading Turkish Media Accuse The CIA And A Retired General As Responsible For July 15 Coup, Names A Nigerian Bank.
The Turkish government has reportedly accelerated its pace in arresting all alleged coup plotters involved in the failed attempt to take over leadership from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. According to media reports, a total of 6,000 has so far been detained as confirmed by the justice minister who said today Sunday 17, that "6,000 people … Continue reading 6,000 Detained As Turkish Govt Cracks Down On Opposition After Failed Coup.