953 Staff İncluding 743 Academics Suspended at 24 Universities

After the coup attempt, 953 staff including 743 academics have been suspended at 24 universities. Also four rectors has been suspended by YÖK.

Yıldırım: We Learned of Coup Attempt from Kith and Kin

Prime Minister Yıldırım has said, “We learned of the [coup] attempt after 15 minutes. Who did we learn it from? We learned of it from our close guards and citizens. We learned of it from kith and kin”.

Journalist Zehra Doğan, HDP MP Advisor Kavak in Custody

JİNHA editor Zehra Doğan and HDP MP Atalan’s advisor Mazlum Kavak have been taken into custody.

Minister of Justice Bozdağ: Detention Period to be 7-8 Days

Minister of Justice Bekir Bozdağ has answered questions regarding the period of detention after the coup attempt, the proceedings and the extradition of Fethullah Gülen.

122 Generals, Admirals in TSK Arrested

The number of generals and admirals who have been arrested due to coup attempt has increased to 122.


Gezi Resistance

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