Erdogan Emerges Strong After Coup Attempt, but Turkey Awaits Next Steps

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s victory over the uprising may have bolstered his popularity among Islamists, but wider support was not yet certain.


Turkey Rounds Up Thousands of Military Personnel

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government moved swiftly to re-establish control after the failure of the attempted coup.


Turkey Detains Thousands in Military in Bid to Regain Control

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government moved swiftly to re-establish control after the failure of the attempted coup.


As Turkey Coup Unfolded, ‘the Whole Night Felt Like Doomsday’

Thousands of soldiers and officers were purged from the military as the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sought to assert control.


Turkey Wakes Up to Aftermath of a Coup

A failed coup attempt on Friday night has gripped Turkey. By Saturday morning, thousands of soldiers had been detained, accused of trying to overthrow the government, and civilians were left … Continue Reading →


Turkey Detains Thousands of Military Personnel in Bid to Regain Control

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.