"66 years ago today, a coup
instigated by the US and the UK overthrew the democratically-elected Government of Iran," he wrote on his twitter page.
It is noteworthy that the Transitional Military Council (TMC) claimed several times during 2019 that a coup
d'etat attempt had been foiled and that those responsible had been arrested.
This organization, which wants to make a coup
in a country whose democracy is rooted and then targets Turkish democracy with lies and slander, serves to Islamophobic thoughts by creating the image that democracy cannot be a democracy in selected Muslim countries and that it cannot manage elected people'he said.
He said Tsige had convinced a few members of the region's special forces to commit the coup
, adding that the majority of the regional special forces members had no information about the planned coup
* Time since last coup
attempt 6 The longer a country goes without a coup
, the less its risk of a leader being overthrown.
Since the attempted coup
, Turkish authorities have jailed around 50,000 people pending trial while more than 150,000 have been sacked or suspended from their jobs in the military, public and private sectors.
The government says the measures, taken under emergency rule that was imposed after the coup
, are necessary due to the security threats Turkey faces.
The other defendants include generals and fighter jet pilots at the Akinci air base, on the outskirts of the capital Ankara, who are accused of directing the coup
and bombing key government buildings, including the parliament.
Unrest in Turkey has been fermenting for a long while, and the coup
was not the end of it.
Gasiorowski says he was surprised that the documents do not identify Secretary of State John Foster Dulles as a key coup
The July 15, 2016 coup
attempt in Turkey sent shockwaves throughout the world, including Arab countries.
By: Sarah El-Sheikh CAIRO -- 13 July 2017: One year after the failed coup
attempt, Turkey is facing a growing, unprecedented security crackdown in the country, which has led to major changes in the country's economic, social and diplomatic affairs.
ABSTRACT Public reaction to the coup
attempt in Turkey on July15, 2016, organized by members of a terrorist organization in the Turkish Army received a wide coverage in the Western media.
On the dark night of the coup
attempt, Turkish people stood up in defiance and defended their democracy.