An Erdogan coup?
It sounds a little convoluted but somehow believable. I suspect the chances are remote that Gulen could have pulled off even a failed coup.
Did Erdogan STAGE the coup? US-based Turkish cleric facing extradition over botched rebellion claims president orchestrated plot to justify a clampdown on civil rights
- Exiled cleric Fethullah Gulen accused Recep Erdogan of staging the coup
- The Pennsylvania-based preacher has condemned the attempted rebellion
- Erdogan told supporters he is considering reintroducing the death penalty
- He claimed Gulen was behind a 'parallel structure' to overthrow the state