Failed Coup pushes Turkey even more towards Islam, Erdogan vows to arrest all opponents

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Turkey's state-run agency, citing the office of the governor of Ankara, says 149 police personnel have been detained in the capital in connection to Friday's failed attempted coup.

Anadolu Agency also reports that 70 generals and admirals, including former air force commander Gen. Akin Ozturk, have been detained as part of ongoing investigations.

Of the generals and admirals brought before court, 11 have been put under arrest so far as of Sunday night. The rest are awaiting processing.

Dogan news agency, meanwhile, reports 42 police officers have been dismissed from duty in the southeastern province of Batman.

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