Recep Tayyip Edrogan

Turkey arrested thousands of people for using or possessing Bylock, while hundreds of thousands were sacked, suspended or arrested for alleged ties to Gulen. (Courtesy: AA Photo)

Turkey seeks up to 15 years in jail for license holder of coup-related app

  • Ankara has cracked down on the network of Fethullah Gulen, a US-based Muslim cleric, since the coup attempt in which some 250 people were killed
  • Ankara outlawed Bylock in the aftermath of the coup, saying Gulen’s followers had used it to communicate on the night of the putsch
By Reuters ·