US Base In Turkey On Lockdown, As Rumors Of Another Coup Swirl
– Daily Caller
Entrances and exits to the U.S. airbase at Incirlik were closed by Turkish police Saturday, Hurriyet, one of Turkey’s major newspapers, has reported.
The report came after pictures circulated on twitter showing Turkish police sealing off the airbase. Incirlik is a critical U.S. airbase for air operations against the Islamic State, and houses several U.S. nuclear weapons.”
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UPDATE: Breaking: US Incirlik base SHUT DOWN by TURKISH POLICE rumours of SECOND Coup
– the Rebel.media
This is breaking news. It will be updated as more comes in.
TURKEY has sent police to surround the Incirlik air base it operates with the United States — and where a large stockpile of NATO nuclear weapons is held — ahead of a visit by a senior US official tomorrow.
Unconfirmed reports out of Turkey suggest all entrances to the air base have been blocked by heavy vehicles and police sent to secure its peremiter.
Some 7,000 armed police with heavy vehicles have surrounded and blocked the Incirlik air base in Adana used by NATO forces, already restricted in the aftermath of a failed coup. Unconfirmed reports say troops were sent to deal with a new coup attempt.
UPDATE: A crowd chanting “Biz Milla”, If Allah wills it, and Allah hu Ackbar at gates of US/NATO airbase