Daily Archives: July 16, 2016

Coup in Turkey?

MetaFilter: “It’s a coup, go home.”

“An attempted military coup is underway in Turkey. According to Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, “Some people illegally undertook an illegal action outside of the chain of command.” The Turkish military claims they have taken over the government, ‘in the name of democratic order, adding that all existing foreign relations will continue and human rights will remain.’ “

Deutsche Welle: Liveticker zum Putschversuch in der Türkei.