The number of detainees after the revolt in Turkey increased to 26 thousand people

The Turkish authorities after the military coup arrested 25 917 thousand people, said interior Minister Efka Ala, reports the Turkish Anadolu news Agency.

Among these people were taken into custody 13 thousand 419 people, with 74 thousand 562 people were cancelled passport after the mutiny.

Ala also said details of those killed and injured during the coup. According to him, the rebellion was killed 238 people, 2 917 thousand people were injured.

The insurgency war in Turkey took place on the night of 16 July. They captured some government buildings in Istanbul and Ankara. Later, the authorities announced the suppression of the attempted coup. According to them, the coup is living in USA Turkish writer and preacher and former Imam Fethullah Gulen, however, he denies accusations of official Ankara.

After the revolt in Turkey was declared a state of emergency for a period of three months. The authorities took the decision to close 131 media, Turkey has suspended the European Convention on human rights.

In addition, because of the coup was laid off more than 1,6 thousand military. In total, according to estimates of the authorities of the country in rebellion participated 8651 military. They used 246 armored vehicles, tanks 37, 37 helicopters and 35 aircraft.

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A military coup in Turkey



On the night of July 16, in Turkey there was a military coup attempt. In Ankara, the helicopters of the Turkish army attacked government buildings, in particular the General staff and the headquarters of the intelligence…

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