coup Turkey attempt: Charges laid against 99 generals and admirals
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan presides over an emergency meeting of the National Security Council,
is expected to be made later in the more ads on Wednesday.
Once it became clear that the coup had failed,
and began cleansing operations – for the first time with the security forces,
and then spread to civilian infrastructure in Turkey as a whole.
and being the extension of cleansing to censor the media,
journalists and the media, including those who criticize the government’s policy operations has warned.
“We are seeing exceptional dimensions campaign in Turkey at the moment.
“While it is understandable and legitimate,
that the government is willing to investigate and punish those responsible for the bloody coup attempt,
must adhere to the rule of law and respect for freedom of expression,
” said the researcher, Amnesty International Turkey Andrew Gardner.
Turkey has spread far beyond the obvious to the education sector in the desire to root out supporters of Gulen.
Higher Education Council
and asked university presidents to “urgent study of the situation of all academic and administrative staff” linked to what it calls terrorist organization Fathallah (Vito)
and report by August 5.
He also said that university academics who are already abroad to work or study missions must return to their homes “as soon as possible.”
A government official told Reuters news agency that the ban
on academics to travel abroad was a temporary measure implemented to stop the alleged masterminds of the coup in universities from fleeing abroad.