Chained gates in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo: 27 July 2016
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Turkey coup attempt: Schools and media outlets shut

It is two weeks since an attempted coup by rebel soldiers in Turkey that was crushed within hours.

Tens of thousands of people have been detained, dismissed or suspended, accused of being followers of the alleged mastermind - the cleric Fethullah Gulen.

A legitimate clampdown or purge too far? Mark Lowen investigates.

  • 29 Jul 2016
  • From the section Europe
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