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The Turkish military representatives will get life sentence for role in couppoging in 2016

A Turkish court has seventeen years of Turkish military representatives on Thursday convicted and sentenced to life in prison for their role in the failed coup d’état in 2016.

The soldiers were found guilty of the violation of the Turkish constitution, the death of 251 people were killed in the failed coup d’état, as well as an attempt at the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to lead the life.

Among the convicts are former luchtmachtchef Akin Öztürk and Mehmet Disli, the brother of the former mp Saban Disli, which launched in september with the ambassador of Turkey to the Netherlands. They are to be read together with the other troops from the air base Akinci, seen as the leader behind the rebellion.

The main person responsible for the couppoging according to Turkey, however, is that the moslimgeestelijke and a scholar, leader, Fethullah Gulen. Gülen, who since 1999, in the United States, to which, however each and every engagement.

Gulen was once a political ally of Erdogan

Gulen was once a wide, active following and a political ally of importance for Erdogan, but the two were in 2013 and had an argument. Erdoğan said at that time Gülen was trying to get his supporters are “a state within a state’ was allowed to be organized.

For more than twenty-thousand people have been in 2016 had been sentenced for their role in the couppoging. In addition, its 31 000 people have since been released by the police, and 15,000 to the army and 4,000 for the judiciary, said Erdogan at the end of april.

See also:
Review: The failed coup d’etat in Turkey

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