Turkey detains Constitutional Court member after coup attempt

By REUTERS
July 16, 2016 19:50

Turkish police on Saturday apprehended Alparslan Altan, a member of the country's top court and the most senior judicial figure among scores detained so far following an attempted military coup, broadcaster CNN Turk reported.

Authorities are also rounding up soldiers across the country following an attempted coup by military officers late on Friday. 


Related Content

Breaking news
May 23, 2018
Iconic Jewish-American author Philip Roth dies at 85

By REUTERS