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Thousands React in the Aftermath of Failed Turkish Coup
People across the country take to the streets after a failed coup attempt is declared over in Turkey.
People protesting against the coup, wave a Turkish flag on top of the monument in Taksim square, Istanbul, Turkey, on July 16.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told the nation Saturday that his government is in charge after a coup attempt brought a night of explosions, air battles and gunfire across the capital that left dozens dead. The state-run news agency said more than 750 soldiers have been detained across the country.
A Turkish police officer embraces a man on a tank after the military position was taken over at the Anatolian side at Uskudar in Istanbul on July 16. Authorities arrested thousands of people as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed those responsible "will pay a heavy price for their treason.
People wave Turkish flags as they stand around the Republic Monument in Taksim Square in Istanbul, Turkey.