PBS NewsHour

Turkey continues crackdown one year after failed coup

Clip: 07/15/2017 | 4m 7s | Video has closed captioning.

It has been one year since renegade soldiers in Turkey attempted a failed coup to oust President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Since Erdogan's security forces stopped the coup, his government has cracked down on perceived opponents with thousands of civil servants losing their jobs or going to jail. Soner Cagaptay of The Washington Institute for Near East Policy joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss.

Aired: 07/15/17

Rating: NR

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