failed coup

July 18, 2016

Turkey’s Erdogan ‘cleanses’ security forces after failed coup

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made clear he will show no mercy. Just days after a failed military coup that broke out into deadly violence, talks of reintroducing the death penalty have revived and more than 7,000 people have been arrested, many of whom were detained in horse stables, […]