Obama urges support for Turkish govt

Obama calls on all in Turkey to avoid 'any violence or bloodshed' and has urged all parties to support the Turkish government

Obama urges support for Turkish govt

World Bulletin / News Desk

US President Barack Obama on Friday urged all parties in Turkey to back the "democratically-elected" government, after troops in the country launched a coup.

Detailing a call between Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry, the White House said both agreed "all parties in Turkey should support the democratically-elected government of Turkey, show restraint, and avoid any violence or bloodshed."

 

Last Mod: 16 Temmuz 2016, 02:35
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