Turkish President Erdogan to drop charges against all accused of insulting him

erdogan-coup-gettynew54sf545sfThe Turkish president has said he will drop all lawsuits against those charged with insulting him following a failed coup.
Speaking at an event in Turkey’s capital commemorating those killed and wounded during the unsuccessful military coup on 15 July, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he was withdrawing all lawsuits for insults against his person as a one-off gesture.