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  • Can Turkey stop Finland, Sweden from joining NATO? Why it’s seeking ‘bargains’
    Sweden and Finland are getting ready to ask for entry into the NATO military alliance, but at least one member nation has publicly voiced its opposition. Why is Turkey doing this?
    World
    May 17
  • Turkey coup: What Canadians in the country need to know
    The federal government urges Canadians in Turkey to keep calm and stay inside amidst a military effort to take over the country, and is offering consular support.
    Canada
    Jul 15, 2016
  • Turkey coup attempt: Video shows man survive being run over by two tanks
    Incredible security footage shows the moment a protester is nearly run over by two tanks during the recent coup attempt in Turkey last Friday.
    World
    Jul 20, 2016
  • Attempted coup in Turkey leaves over 265 dead; President Erdogan strengthens power
    A failed military coup that left more than 265 dead appears to have bolstered Recep Tayyip Erdogan's immediate grip on power.
    World
    Jul 16, 2016
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  • Turkey coup: Reports say Facebook, Twitter blocked but images of violence, rallies leak out
    The people of Turkey rushed to ATMs to get cash, lined up at gas stations for fuel, and took to the streets in protest as Turkish military forces attempted to take control of the country.
    World
    Jul 15, 2016
  • Turkey Coup: ‘cleansing’ continues with thousands being detained
    Security forces on Sunday rounded up 52 more military officers for alleged coup links and issued detention orders for 53 more judges and prosecutors, continuing the purge of judges seen as government opponents.
    World
    Jul 17, 2016
  • Turkey coup attempt: President Erdogan calls army’s action ‘treason’
    Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildririm said the country's military has made an "illegal attempt" to take control of the government.
    World
    Jul 15, 2016
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  • Coup in Turkey: Who is Turkish President Erdogan?
    Turkish military forces said their attempted coup Friday was a response to the increasingly autocratic rule of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
    Politics
    Jul 15, 2016
  • Dead Turkey coup plotters to be buried in ‘Traitors’ Cemetery’
    Tucked in the back corner of a construction site for a new dog shelter in eastern Istanbul lies a freshly dug, unmarked grave — the first in the new "Traitors' Cemetery."
    World
    Jul 28, 2016
  • Here’s how many arrests Turkey has made after its coup crackdown
    More than 130,000 people have been purged from the public service through emergency government decrees -- along with arrests of journalists, military professionals and others.
    Politics
    Aug 30, 2018
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  • Turkey continues purge after failed coup causing tensions to rise with West
    The purging of thousands of alleged plotters of a failed coup raised tensions Monday between Turkey and the West, with U.S. and European officials urging restraint.
    Politics
    Jul 18, 2016
  • Massive crowds gather for anti-coup rally in Turkey
    Huge crowds gathered Sunday in Istanbul for a massive rally to mark the end of nightly democracy demonstrations following Turkey's abortive July 15 coup that killed over 270 people.
    World
    Aug 7, 2016
  • Turkish coup: World reacts as Turkey descends into chaos
    Within hours of the start of an apparent military coup in Turkey, world leaders had begun issuing statements - with most calling for calm and respect for the democratically elected government.
    World
    Jul 15, 2016
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  • Turkey fires 24,000 teachers, police amid crackdown after coup
    Turkey's state-run news agency said Tuesday that courts have ordered 85 generals and admirals jailed pending trial over their roles in a failed coup attempt. Dozens of others were still being questioned.
    World
    Jul 19, 2016
  • Turkey coup attempt: Amnesty, Human Rights Watch warn about abuse of detainees
    Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International are cautioning about a perilous human rights situation in Turkey as the government continues its post-coup attempt crackdown
    World
    Jul 26, 2016
  • Turkey continues post-coup crackdown; seizes thousands of institutions
    In a new tactic against suspected coup plotters, Turkey on Saturday announced it had seized more than 2,250 social, educational or health care institutions and facilities that it claims pose a threat to national security.
    Money
    Jul 23, 2016
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  • Turkey purges thousands of police officers and officials following coup attempt
    The Turkish Interior Ministry has fired close to 9,000 personnel across the country, following Friday's foiled coup.
    World
    Jul 18, 2016
  • Syrian state paper says failed Turkey coup fabricated
    A Syrian government newspaper says the failed coup in Turkey was fabricated and aimed at tarnishing the reputation of the military.
    World
    Jul 17, 2016
  • Turkey to release 38,000 prisoners to make room for coup plotters
    Turkey issued a decree Wednesday paving the way for the conditional release of some 38,000 prisoners.
    World
    Aug 17, 2016
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  • Egypt’s pro-army media jump gun, welcome Turkey coup
    Some of Egypt's pro-army media jumped the gun in their reporting on the attempted coup in Turkey, declaring it a success and welcoming the overthrow of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
    World
    Jul 16, 2016