Turkey Coup: Helicopter Shoots At Presidential Palace

Gunshots and explosions have been reported in the Turkish capital, Ankara, with reports suggesting a helicopter has fired on the Presidential Palace, during an ongoing military coup.

Gunshots have reportedly been heard around Presidential Complex in the Turkish capital, Ankara. Witnesses have said that the shots were fired by a military helicopter.

An explosion has also been reported in the capital, believed to have occurred at the state-run broadcaster, TRT, headquarters, which had previously been seized by the revolting military.

 

People are also reportedly pouring out onto the streets in the capital, heeding a call from President Erdogan calling them to the streets, rejecting an imposed military curfew.

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