Saturday, July 16, 2016

What's Going On? Tanks in Turkey's City, Takeover attempt. Coup attempt going on right now!


Liked on YouTube: What's Going On? Tanks in Turkey's City, Takeover attempt. Coup attempt going on right now! http://youtu.be/e5YiF4PccTo What's Going On? Tanks in Turkey's City, Takeover attempt. Coup attempt going on right now! President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the attempted coup was defeated after a night of chaos in Istanbul and Ankara. Here’s what we know: —A group of Turkish military officers said it was taking over the country in order to restore democracy. It’s unclear who is leading the coup or how much support it holds within Turkey’s armed forces. —President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who was on vacation, returned to Istanbul a few hours after the coup began. He said its organizers would face the “highest price” and urged his supporters to take to the streets. —Military forces took control of some state broadcasters and some airport facilities. Multiple news outlets reported gunfire and some explosions in Istanbul, the country’s largest city, as well as the capital Ankara. —In a blow to the coup’s organizers, President Obama and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg expressed support for Turkey’s “democratically elected government” and institutions. —At least 60 people have died since the uprising began, local broadcasters What's Going On? Tanks in Turkey's City, Takeover attempt. Coup attempt going on right now!

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