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Erdogan lands in Istanbul amid coup attempt

July 16, 2016

Turkish President Erdogan has appeared amid crowds of cheering supporters at Istanbul's Ataturk airport. Turkish government troops appear to be regaining control after a coup attempt by a section of the miltary.

Türkei Putschversuch Gewalt eskaliert
Image: picture-alliance/dpa/T. Bozoglu

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