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The Gendarmerie (Turkish: Jandarma), are military forces of law enforcement. They are trained and supplied by the army but they assume duties under the Minister of Interior. Their organization and duties are quite similar to those of the French Gendarmerie, or Italian Carabinieri.
originally posted by: stumason
a reply to: neo96
Oddly enough, that was my thoughts earlier in the evening. I wouldn't put it past him, the guy is a power hungry megalomaniac with a twist of Islamic extremism thrown in.
originally posted by: daaskapital
Erdogan just said the coup was good news because it will help in cleansing the armed forces...
VLAD FOR WORLD PRESIDENT!!!
originally posted by: Rosinitiate
Rumors Putin cahooting with Turkish General.
Erdogen's time may be up.