Isis will gain from the anti-American mood post-coup because the Government – and much of the population – are convinced that the US was implicated in the attempt
‘It is very clear that there were significant gaps and deficiencies in our intelligence, there is no point trying to hide it or deny it,’ the president says
The European Court of Human Rights has frequently found Turkey to be in breach of the absolute ban on torture, and our clients at Freedom from Torture are living proof that it continues to take place under Erdogan’s government
As thousands are removed from their jobs people are worried about the consequences of the failed rebellion including clashes between the secular and the religious, says Patrick Cockburn
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'
President says the aim of the crackdown is to 'cleanse all state institutions'
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
The Big Questions: 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
The implementation of Mr Erdogan’s long-desired presidential system based on Islamic values is beginning to look inevitable, says Patrick Cockburn
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’
'It is exactly what we feared,' Johannes Hahn says