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Turkey frees coup convicts amid political turmoil

Turkey ordered the release of 19 men convicted of plotting a coup, days after an ex-military chief was freed in a case now entwined in a power struggle between Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and a U.S.-based Muslim cleric, Reuters reports. The 19 people, including prominent journalists, lawyers, retired military officers, a convicted gang leader and... 
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Added March 10, 2014
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