A Turkish court has ordered 102 people charged with plotting to overthrow the government to be arrested and held in jail until their trial, the state news agency says.TURKEY SHOULD EB THROWN OUT OF NATO.
The suspects were among 196 people indicted this week. Some were detained in February and then released.
They include three retired military commanders. They are to be jailed pending their 16 December trial.
The remaining 94 will remain free until their trial.
All are accused of involvement in an alleged conspiracy to create chaos and pave the way for a military takeover.
Among the 102 people are retired Gen Dogan Cetin, former commander of Turkey's first army, former navy chief Adm Ozden Ornek and former air force commander Gen Halil Ibrahim Flirtina.
The indictment says the alleged conspiracy was drawn up in 2003 at the Istanbul base of the Turkish First Army shortly after the governing AKP party came to power.
TURKEY IS ALIGNED WITH IRAN AND SYRIA NOT THE WEST.
TURKEY IS MORE ISLAMIC THAN WESTERN.
THE ATTATURK REFORMATION IS OVER.
IT'S TIME WE ACCEPTED REALITY AND THREW THEM OUT OF NATO - KEEPING THEM IN ONLY GIVES THEM THE ABILITY TO SHARE NATO INFO WITH OUR ENEMIES.
IT'S TIME TO THROW THEM OUT OF NATO.