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ISTANBUL - Turkey ordered the arrest of 295 serving military personnel on Friday, the prosecutor's office said, over suspected links to the network of U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, who is accused of orchestrating a 2016 attempted coup.
Those facing detention included three colonels, eight majors and 10 lieutenants, with around half of the suspects being in the army and the remainder in other military forces including the navy and air force, the statement said.
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