Turkish Military Claims to Have Overthrown Their Government

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UPDATED: Here is the statement from the Armed Forces in Turkey:


The story is developing as we publish this, but the Turkish military claims to have overthrown the government. They took tanks to the airport in the capital of Ankara. Fighter jets have been seen flying around the city. Police are surrounding the locations of government officials. AIRLIVE is reporting that the Turkish president has left the country on his private jet.