Turkish president says lifting emergency rule currently out of question

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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday ruled out an immediate end to the year-old state of emergency imposed after a failed coup, saying it could only be lifted once a fight against terrorism was finished.

 

Earlier on Wednesday Turkish authorities detained 14 army officers and issued warrants for the detention of 51 people, including 34 former employees of state broadcaster TRT, for suspected links to the coup, local media reported.

 

“There can be no question of lifting emergency rule with all this happening,” Erdogan said in a speech to investors in...


Turkish president says lifting emergency rule currently out of question


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