ISTANBUL: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addressed the media in Istanbul making it clear that he not going anywhere and will stay with his people and will not hand the country over to occupiers, after a failed coup attempt by cerrtain officers of the military.
He told journalists, that millions are out on the streets protesting the coup attempt. He added that Turkey’s cabinet is functioning in Ankara.
The uprising according to Erdogan was carried out by minority within the military that could not stomach the unity of the country.
Sources added, over 120 coup plotters had been arrested.