Chief of Staff General Hulusi Akar and other senior commanders were held hostage at the base during the coup attempt, before they were freed on the morning on July 16. Anyone convicted is expected to get life imprisonment; the death penalty was abolished in Turkey in 2004.
On July 13, the country's Interior Ministry announced that a total of 50,510 people had been arrested and 169,013 had been subject of legal proceedings on coup charges since the failed coup attempt on July 15, 2016, which left over 240 people killed and some 2,000 others wounded.
Orders were allegedly sent out from Akinci air base, north-west of Ankara, to bomb parliament as troops attempted to oust President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Erdogan's government says the purge is needed to address Turkey's security challenges and to root out what it says is a deeply embedded network of Gulen supporters - who were once Erdogan's allies until they fell out in 2013. He denies the charges.
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Typically the deputy president's residences are heavily guarded by an elite paramilitary police unit. Deputy President William Ruto gestures during an interview with Kenyan journalists in NY yesterday.
Iran and the United States . frequently have run-ins in the Persian Gulf, almost all involving the Revolutionary Guard. No warning shots were fired during that encounter, but USA defense officials criticized the use of the Iranian laser.
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On Friday, she tweeted that she's "no longer under federal investigation" and that she has been "completely exonerated". Kathy shaved her head to show support for her sister, Joyce , who is battling cancer , the Daily Mail reported.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) also pushed back hard against Trump's rhetoric. "These are animals", the president said. Trump, addressing a crowd in New York's Suffolk County. "I'd like to punch him in the face, I'll tell you".
But transferring the power to his brother will ensure continuation of policies, including fight against terrorism. But Shehbaz, the 65-year-old chief minister of Punjab, can not immediately replace his brother as he is not an MP.
The four states have cut air and sea links with Qatar and sanctioned dozens of groups and individuals. They were created amid signs of easing of the Gulf standoff following the visit to the region by U.S.
It comes just days after wheelie bins were set on fire outside Stoke Newington Police Station as protests turned nasty. Helicopters could be heard circling above as protesters launched fireworks at riot officers and police dogs.
Danilo Gallinari Injures Hand, to be Ready for Camp
Gallinari's new teammate, Blake Griffin , missed significant time in 2016 when he punched a Clippers' equipment manager. Gallinari plays for Italy's global team and they're now preparing for Eurobasket .
Dunelm Group (LON:DNLM) Recent Analyst Updates
In other Inmarsat Plc news, insider Tony Bates sold 15,155 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 9th. The Firm is engaged in managing forests and producing pulp, paper and compound plastics for industrial and consumer packaging.
Flores in charge at Canadian Open
The second round score tied Woodland's personal best and was just one shot off the Glen Abbey course record. Gary Woodland (68) also caught up to Garrigus to enter a tie for third at 15 under.
US, Overseas Airlines Enhance Foreign Airport Security
As of today, the ban has been removed in full for all ten airports and nine airlines included in the original travel restriction . And Secretary Kelly says terror organizations will continue to try to beat any new security measures that are put in place.
Vikings finalizing 5-year deal with Xavier Rhodes
The new contract includes $41 million guaranteed and pays more than $42 million over the first three years , according to ESPN. The Vikings are also discussing contract extensions with defensive tackle Linval Joseph and linebacker Anthony Barr.
India Vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 3rd
Since there's a lot of time remaining for the action, the players of Team India made a decision to blow some steam off. Debutant Danushka Gunathilaka was out for two, hitting Umesh Yadav straight to Cheteshwar Pujara at square leg.
A closer look at Tesla Model 3's spartan interior
And a fully loaded Model 3 with 310 miles of range costs a hefty $59,500; the base model goes 220 miles (322 km) on a charge . Half a million reservations have been made for the vehicle , the company says, up from about 373,000 disclosed in April 2016.
Antonio Conte Names His Dream £100 Million Striker
The question now is how far will Antonio Conte's side go for him, and if it will be enough for Juventus to accept. Former Tottenham Hotspur striker Les Ferdinand is convinced that Harry Kane will not leave the club this summer.
Gujarat Congress MLAs leave party, join BJP
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and senior leader Anandiben Patel were also in attendance during the nomination procedure. The resignation of two more MLAs on Friday has reduced Congress's tally to 52 in the 182-seat assembly.