15 июля


Saga Of July 15

Citizens kept democracy watch.

Citizens kept democracy watch.

TIME : 23:10 LOCATION : Giresun

On the night of July 15, citizens and military stood together and acted in unison in Giresun. Mayor, Governor, Provincial Police Chief and Deputy Commander of Gendarmerie of Giresun came together and collaborated to prevent any problem in the city. People of Giresun took to the streets upon the call of President Erdogan and kept democracy watch until the early hours in the morning. After the coup attempt, former Commander of Gendarmerie Regional Command Brigadier General Mustafa Doğru was arrested on the grounds that he had connection with FETÖ. Former Commander of District Gendarmerie Command in Aluca, Giresun was found in his house as hidden in a package and he was arrested. Deputy Police Chief of Giresun, Adem Haktanıyan was also arrested and put in prison.