103 retired Turkish admirals signed an open letter denouncing the Islamization of the Turkish Armed Forces

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Over 100 military officers arrested in Turkey for signing a letter against Erdogan’s changes done to the military and possible withdraw from treaties. They are accused of trying to start another coup
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They also expressed concerns about the future of the Montreux Treaty. It is the treaty that establishes the status of the Bosphorus and the Dardanelles and guarantees the free navigation of civilian ships in peacetime. The Montreux Treaty also allows the passage of warships in the Black Sea countries, with a seven-day notice, while restricting the passage of warships not belonging to Black Sea countries

 

 Erdogan makes a statement saying that the letter signed by the retired admirals arrested on Sunday (04/04) implies a political coup
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 retired admirals, who signed an open letter criticizing Erdogan ‘s plan to build the “Istanbul Canal” and urging the government not to withdraw from the Montreux Treaty

 “It is not the duty of retired admirals to issue statements containing hints of a political coup. “No retired officer has the right to follow such a course

“I’m not going to immediately withdraw from the Treaty of Montreux” said Erdogan, adding that the country is not working on something. He added, however, that he was ready to re-evaluate the terms in the future “as long as there are other options”

 He described the letter as “malicious” and noted that in Turkey “coups always take place after such statements”

 Erdogan makes a statement saying that the letter signed by the retired admirals arrested on Sunday (04/04) implies a political coup
>https://archive.is/3VLV1

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 retired admirals, who signed an open letter criticizing Erdogan ‘s plan to build the “Istanbul Canal” and urging the government not to withdraw from the Montreux Treaty

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