Saturday, July 16, 2016

DID ERDOGAN STAGE HIS OWN COUP to clamp down on civil rights?

The plot thickens in Turkey and there seems to be a lot of intrigue rolling around from there up to Pennsylvania.
Daily Mail reports a US-based Turkish cleric accused of plotting a coup to overthrow the Ankara government has claimed President Recep Erdogan staged the rebellion himself to justify a major clampdown on opposition forces. 

Fethullah Gulen, who was a former key ally of Erdogan has been blamed by the politician of using his contacts to develop a 'parallel structure' to overthrow the state. 

Erdogan has called on US President Barack Obama to extradite Gulen, who is based in Pennsylvania

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