Turkish military members flee to Greece after coup

July 16, 2016 4:03 PM

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Turkish military members flee to Greece after coup

A handful of Turkish army members who participated in a failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan commandeered a helicopter and fled to Greece, authorities said on Saturday, but their bid was swiftly rejected by the euro zone country.

The aborted move to overthrow the Erdogan government stunned the world and left hundreds dead after forces loyal to the embattled president pushed back against the military putsch.

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