An attempted coup is being staged in Turkey as the military claims it has seized control of the country.
– Tanks ‘open fire around Turkish Parliament’ – ITV News
– TURKISH JUSTICE MINISTER: US-BACKED GULAN BEHIND THIS
– Turkish military assets are being overrun by citizens
– Two more bomb explosions in #Ankara. Gun fire increasing. Fire fights throughout the city. Parliament is surrounded.
– SPIEGEL: GERMANY REFUSED ASYLUM FOR ERDOGAN, HE IS FLYING AROUND EUROPE RIGHT NOW
– Tanks in Istanbul’s streets
Gunfire exchanged in Istanbul
Helicopters shoot two missiles at state TV TRT HQ.
– If this is Russian/Iran backed, ISRAEL is in danger
– CNN: Turkish military has taken over the government and imposed martial law, according to an announcement read by an anchor on the Turkish state broadcaster TRT.
– TURKISH PRESIDENT ERDOGAN SAYS HE IS HERE UNTIL THE VERY END, DEATH
– SKY NEWS: STANDOFF BETWEEN ARMY AND POLICE IN CENTRAL ISTANBUL
– SKY NEW MILITARY ADVISOR: ERDOGAN’S STATEMENT SUGGESTS HE ISN’T IN CHARGE. IT’S A LAST THROW OF THE DICE.
– Turkish army announcing that all border crossings and ports have been closed
– SKY NEWS: ERDOGAN APPEARS ON PHONE VIA FACETIME IN SOUTH TURKEY
– Low flying jet over Isanbul
F-16 Jet flying extremely low over Turkey