Turkey jailed 22 ex-servicemen for life during the 2016 military coup
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Turkey sends 32 ex-servicemen to prison

ANKARA: A Turkish court on Wednesday sentenced 32 ex-servicemen to life in prison in a large-scale trial involving nearly 500 military defendants in 2016 in a failed attempt to oust President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. One of the last ordeals to emerge from a bloody night in which Erdogan turned …

Turkey jailed 22 ex-servicemen for life during the 2016 military coup
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Turkey sends four people to jail

ISTANBUL: A Turkish court has sentenced four people to life in prison for a 2016 suicide bombing in the heart of Istanbul that killed 12 German tourists and charged Islamic State group jihadists. The blast occurred in January 2016 in Istanbul’s historic Sultanahit Square – one of the world’s most popular tourist attractions, near the

Turkey jailed 22 ex-servicemen for life during the 2016 military coup
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Turkey sends four people to jail

ISTANBUL: A Turkish court has sentenced four people to life in prison for a 2016 suicide bombing in the heart of Istanbul that killed 12 German tourists and charged Islamic State group jihadists. The blast occurred in January 2016 at Istanbul’s historic Sultanahit Square – one of the world’s most popular tourist attractions, near the

Turkey jailed 22 ex-servicemen for life during the 2016 military coup
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Sri Lanka sends former minister to jail

Colombo: A prominent Sri Lankan opposition politician was on Tuesday jailed for four years for making statements accusing the South Asian majority of judges of corruption. Before voting in 2019, United National Party Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramana Naik claimed that he was being targeted for speaking out against corruption. A 57-year-old boy was sentenced by

Turkey jailed 22 ex-servicemen for life during the 2016 military coup
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China jails 17 for smuggling گل 28 million

BEIJING: A Chinese court on Tuesday jailed 17 people for smuggling گل 28 million worth of penguin scales. The Intermediate People’s Court in the eastern city of Wenzhou said the group was convicted of importing 23 tons of scales from Nigeria between 2018 and 2019 from the world’s most smuggled breasts worth 180 million yuan