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32,000 suspects arrested in Turkey coup probe

32,000 suspects arrested in Turkey coup probe

Turkish courts have placed 32,000 suspects under arrest ahead of trial on charges of links to a group run by US-based preacher Fethullah Gulen who is blamed for the July 15 coup ...

Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating to 'junk'

Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating to 'junk'

Credit ratings agency Moody's Investor Service has downgraded Turkey's sovereign credit rating to non-investment grade citing worries about the rule of law following an attempted coup ...

Turkey detains prominent journalist in coup probe

Turkey detains prominent journalist in coup probe

Turkish police on Saturday detained a veteran journalist and his academic brother as part of the investigation into the failed July 15 coup, the latest prominent figures ...

Post-coup purge: Turkey detains journalists, politician

Post-coup purge: Turkey detains journalists, politician

Turkish authorities detained journalists, a politician and a pollster on Wednesday and issued arrest warrants for another 105 people over suspected links to a US-based Islamic cleric blamed for a failed coup on July 15.

Turkey, EU seek to reset relations after coup, visa row

Turkey, EU seek to reset relations after coup, visa row

The European Union's top diplomats met Saturday with Turkish Europe Minister Omer Celik in an effort to reset the strained relationship between the two sides ...

Turkey raids 44 firms, shuts pro-Kurdish newspaper in dual squeeze

Turkey raids 44 firms, shuts pro-Kurdish newspaper in dual squeeze

Turkey, cracking down after a failed coup, applied pressure on two political fronts Tuesday as police raided 44 companies in Istanbul and a court ordered shut Ozgur Gundem, a major pro-Kurdish newspaper.

Turkey ruling party orders purge after coup attempt

Turkey ruling party orders purge after coup attempt

Turkey's ruling party on Friday ordered a purge from its ranks of supporters of US-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen, accused of plotting last month's failed coup.

Coup costs Turkey economy $100 billion: minister

Coup costs Turkey economy $100 billion: minister

The foiled coup attempt seeking to unseat the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has cost the Turkish economy 300 billion lira ...

Turkey reshuffles military after half of generals fired

Turkey reshuffles military after half of generals fired

Turkey's top military commanders met on Thursday to replace almost half of their generals in a radical shake-up after the failed coup, as authorities shut down dozens of media outlets in a widening crackdown.

Turkish tourist arrivals plummet 40% in June, biggest drop in 22 years

Turkish tourist arrivals plummet 40% in June, biggest drop in 22 years

The number of foreigners visiting Turkey plummeted more than 40% in June, official data showed on Thursday, marking the biggest drop in at least 22 years as tensions with Russia and a series of deadly bombings kept tourists away.

Two Turkish generals held in Dubai on suspicion of coup links

Two Turkish generals held in Dubai on suspicion of coup links

Two Turkish generals serving in Afghanistan have been detained in Dubai on suspicion of links to the July 15 failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a Turkish official said on Tuesday.

Turkish Airlines fires staff after failed coup, media report

Turkish Airlines fires staff after failed coup, media report

Turkey's state-run Turkish Airlines fired more than 100 employees, including management and cabin crew, as part of a purge at state institutions to root out supporters of an abortive coup, Turkish media reported on Monday.