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Turkey police detain Gulen's brother in coup probe

Oct 03, 2016 - 12:20 AM

Kutbettin Gulen is accused of membership of an armed terror group says the state run Anadolu news agency

Turkey removes 8,000 security personnel in latest purge

Sep 02, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Turkey has embarked on an all-out purge of state bodies in the wake of the coup to rid the country of what Erdogan calls the 'virus' of Fethullah Gulen's influence

POST-COUP. An armed man watches over secular supporters of main opposition Republic Public Party (CHP) shouting slogans and holding Turkish flags and pictures of Ataturk, founder of modern Turkey, during a demonstration against coup at Taksim Square, in Istanbul, Turkey, July 24, 2016. File photo by Cem Turkel/EPA

US-based cleric denies involvement in Turkey coup bid

Jul 17, 2016 - 8:45 PM

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants reclusive Muslim cleric Gulen extradited to Turkey

epa05427730 (FILE) A handout file picture made available on 27 December 2013 by fgulen.com shows Fethullah Gulen, an Islamic opinion leader and founder of the Gulen movement. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan allegedly accused Gulen to be behind the attempted coup while making an address to his supporters upon his arrival at Istanbul Ataturk airport in the early hours of 16 July 2016. According to news reports Erdogan denounced the thwarted coup as an 'act of treason' and affirmed his government remains in charge. EPA/FGULEN.COM / HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES