Sledgehammer arrestees sent prison

133 of the suspects including former Air Forces Commander Gen. Halil Ibrahim Firtana and former Naval Forces Commander Adm. Ozden Ornek arrested on Friday

Sledgehammer arrestees sent prison

World Bulletin-News Desk

Arrestees of Sledgehammer case sent to prison on Saturday in Turkey's biggest metropolis of Istanbul.

A number of 29 Arrestees has been sent to Istanbul Hasdal Prison under the tight security.

Turkish courts late Friday evening ordered arrest of 163 suspects in the Sledgehammer coup case, a subversive plot allegedly prepared by a clique inside the military that included plans to crash Turkish jets and bomb large mosques at busy prayer hours to undermine the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) with the hope of eventually overthrowing it.


Güncelleme Tarihi: 12 Şubat 2011, 14:31

Muhammed Öylek