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Members of the military coup took hostage the commander of the Turkish Navy
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Also helicopter with Turkish military landed in Greece: military ask for political asylum

Turkish rebels seized frigate and took hostage the commander of the Navy. It is reported by Daily Sabah, citing sources in the Ministry of Defense of Greece, reports.

The rebels also seized a Turkish frigate based in the town of Golcuk.

Earlier Turkish military helicopter landed in the city of Alexandroupolis in northern Greece, according to CNN TÜRK. Presumably, the helicopter crew may be related to an attempted coup in Istanbul.It is reported that 8 members of the crew asked for political asylum from the Greek government.

As reported earlier by, Video: Military coup in Turkey. 

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