The president's pilots switched their radio transponder to match that of a Turkish Airlines passenger jet allowing the jet to blend in with civilian traffic
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the measure was being taken to counter threats to Turkish democracy
Government bans academics from leaving Turkey and orders all those abroad to return immediately
'We expelled this coup in the name of democracy. We got on to the streets and shed our blood'
A third of generals detained as President Erdogan finds plot reaches into his inner circle, says Patrick Cockburn
Turkey's High Education Board also orders resignation of 1,577 deans at all universities
The commander of the Turkish navy has not been heard from since the failed coup
With Turkey in turmoil following a failed military coup, Patrick Cockburn gives his verdict on how events unfolded and what to expect in the coming weeks and months
MPs have been told to evacuate the Turkish parliament building in Ankara over an unspecified security threat, according to an opposition politician.
Turkey cannot join the European Union if it reinstates the death penalty, a spokesman for the German government said on Monday, sending a clear message to President Tayyip Erdogan who has raised the possibility after a failed military coup.
State Department says Nato is monitoring how the Turkish government responds to the failed coup. Members of the alliance are required to 'uphold democracy, including tolerating diversity'
‘It’s not Isis or terrorists I’m scared of, it’s her’
'Why they didn't fire is a mystery,' former military officer says
All those who wish to see Erdogan step down through due democratic process after 12 years of rule, fear that Friday’s calamitous events will only sow deeper division in Turkish society
'There are questions that are being asked and we will ask them. [Turkey] is partly viable but there are suspicions as well. Let’s be honest about this'
More than 6,000 soldiers have been detained following violent clashes in cities on Friday night