Gunfire, cheering, honking in Istanbul amid attempted coup in Turkey

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People in Istanbul cheer and drivers honk as gunfire echoes through the street after news that a group within Turkey’s military attempted to overthrow the government of President Tayyip Erdogan. While the military claimed it had seized control of the country, Erdogan said “We will overcome this” in a interview via FaceTime with a Turkish broadcaster.


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