The Prime Minister of Turkey Binali Yildirim reported the attempted military coup in the country, reports Reuters. However, he assured that democracy is not in danger.
Previously, the Agency conveyed the words of an eyewitness, the capital of Turkey Ankara was heard the shots, flying over the city military helicopters.
The Agency also reported that in Istanbul Bosphorus bridge and the Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge on Friday, July 15, were closed. The authorities did not explain the reason for closing the bridges. Reuters refers to the footage of the news Agency Dogan, which show how vehicles and buses takes place at the bridges.
According to TV channel Habertürk, the decision to close the bridges was part of the plan to strengthen security measures in the country. The channel reports that the bridges after closing of the passing tanks.