There are multiple reports of military jets flying over the Turkish capital of Ankara. Military vehicles are blocking bridges in Istanbul.
The Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says a group within the military engaged in an attempted coup.
Yildirim didn’t provide details, but said Turkey would never allow any “initiative that would interrupt democracy.”
Turkish security officers detain Turkish police officers (in black) during a security shutdown of the Bosphorus Bridge. Photograph: Yasin Akgul/AFP/Getty Images