state of emergency

state of emergency

Turkey declares a state of emergency

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A state of emergency lasting three months has been declared by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It comes five days after a failed coup attempt and amid a major crackdown against thousands of members of the security forces, judiciary, civil service and academia. The announcement was made during a televised address and after a nearly five hour meeting of the National Security Council. "The purpose of declaring the state of emergency is in fact to be able to take the most efficient step… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2016/07/20/turkish-president-declares-three-month-state-of-emergency What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 13 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews