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Turkey coup: Soldier attacked by 'baying' crowd

Footage has emerged showing the moment a police officer pulled a young soldier from his tank during Turkey's attempted coup.

The BBC's Katy Watson described how an "aggressive, baying crowd" had attacked the soldier with rocks before the officer came to his aid.

He also appeared to be suffering from the effects of a cloud of tear gas.

  • 17 Jul 2016
  • From the section Europe
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