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Military coup attempt over: Erdogan says

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(Istanbul-AlummahWorld, Shawwal 11, 1437 AH, 16 July 2016) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says an attempted military coup over, he was speaking with a crowd of Turkish peoples at the Ataturk Airport in Istanbul.

All fingers are going towards now US based preacher Fetullah Gulen who is accused of leading a terrorist organization and attempting to infiltrate and overthrow the democratically-elected government in Turkey. The Reublic of Turkey has been repeatedly called on Washington to handover or expell Gulen so that he can face the trial in Turkey for the charges.

According to Anadolu News Agency, at least 42 people have been killed during the parallel state's military coup attempt in Ankara's Golbasi district, authorities said Saturday.

The district’s prosecutor office opened a detailed investigation with the special operations department, aviation department of security general directorate, police academy and satellite agency Turksat's campus into the coup attempt.

Anadolu Agency quoted the office as saying that the attempted overthrow has been repelled and that the situation is now under control.

Meanwhile, 20 other parallel state members who attempted to occupy state TV channel TRT have been detained by Turkish security forces.