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Turkey Detains Thousands of Military Personnel in Bid to Regain Control | The New York Times

Turkey Detains Thousands of Military Personnel in Bid to Regain Control | The New York Times

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s government rounded up thousands of military personnel on Saturday said to have taken part in an attempted coup, moving swiftly to re-establish control after a night of chaos and intrigue that left hundreds dead.

By noon, there were few signs that those who had taken part in the coup attempt were still able to challenge the government, and many declared the uprising a failure.

Source: Turkey Detains Thousands of Military Personnel in Bid to Regain Control – The New York Times