Turkey detains around 6,000 over coup plot
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Turkey detains around 6,000 over coup plot

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July 17, 2016

Turkey detains around 6,000 over coup plot


ISTANBUL: Turkey has detained over 6,000 people over the coup plot aimed at ousting the govermment and the number will rise, Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said on Sunday.

“Now the clean-up operations are continuing. We have around 6,000 people detained. The number will increase above 6,000,” he was quoted as saying by the state-run Anadolu news agency.


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