The issuance 249 arrest warrant Turkish State Department employees in connection with 2016 coup
Reporter: Mohamad din Agharkhail
Turkish security officials have announced that the government has issued arrest warrant for 249 State Department staff involved in the 2016 coup. According to the Reuters news agency, the Ankara prosecutor’s office has issued a detention order for 249 Turkish Foreign Ministry staff members, of whom 78 have been arrested so far. ”
Meanwhile, in 2016, Turkey saw a failed coup against the regime of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who accused the Turkish government of designating Fatah al-Gulen in the coup.