Today’s Zaman raided for assoc. with Gulen

Key Details:


  • Zaman, which was linked to Fethullah Gulen’s religious movement, was raided by police and seized by the government in March as part of a clampdown on the group.
  • 47 former executives or senior journalists at the Zaman newspaper have been arrested for being associated with Gulen
  • Turkish military said as many as 35 warplanes, 37 helicopters, 74 tanks and three navy vessels were used by the plotters in their failed coup attempt
  • At least 8,651 military personnel were involved, it said, adding that they constituted 1.5 percent of the Armed Forces’ personnel.