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Some 32,000 suspects arrested in Turkey coup probe

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

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, the justice minister said Wednesday. 319 more words

Money Matters

TURKEY DISMISSED 87 PEOPLE FROM SPY AGENCY STAFF OVER FAILED COUP

Turkey purged 87 spies from her intelligence agency following their alleged links with the 15 July botched coup attempt.

National Intelligence Agency (MIT) purged 141 personnel in an internal probe over links to the US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen whom the Ankara accused to hatching the plot of 15th July coup attempt. 449 more words

International Affairs

General strike opposes coup in Brazil

Unions in Brazil on September 22 held a national general strike to protest what they called a coup against democratically elected president Dilma Rousseff. The unions were also protesting austerity measures proposed by Rousseff”s successor Michel Temer. 823 more words

Thailand's Newest Constitution

Last month, the Thai people voted on a referendum for a new constitution, their 20th constitution since 1932 when King Prajadhipok (Rama VII) acquiesced to the demands of a bloodless coup. 640 more words

Thailand

Merkwaardig betoog van hoogleraar Tom Zwart over framen van de Turkse president @nrc #coupLeger15juli #tegencoupErdogan

Stop eindelijk eens met dat framen van de Turkse president (Tom Zwart, Katern Opinie & Debat/NRCHANDELSBLAD, 24 & 25 september)

Politici dringen aan op sancties tegen Turkije. 834 more words

EU

The Enemy Within

The right-wing media seem to be getting more and more obscure in their hatred of ordinary people. Yesterday’s overwhelming win by Jeremy Corbyn by an even bigger majority than last speaks volumes. 370 more words

Political

OLD MOLE'S GUESSING GAMES

There are two big guessing games preoccupying folks at the Labour Party Conference currently.

Game One: How much Jeremy have won by if all those members hadn’t been so unfairly  purged from the party just to put the mockers on him? 90 more words