Official says 42 people killed in Ankara during Turkish coup attempt | Reuters - Firstpost
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Official says 42 people killed in Ankara during Turkish coup attempt | Reuters

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ISTANBUL Forty-two people were killed in the Turkish capital Ankara during an attempted coup that started on Friday night, a senior Turkish official said, confirming an earlier report from state-run Anadolu Agency.

Seventeen of those killed were police officers, Anadolu said.


(Reporting by David Dolan; Editing by Paul Tait)

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First Published On : Jul 16, 2016 02:43 IST

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