Turkey replaces military commanders: Report

WION Web Team
TurkeyUpdated: Aug 02, 2017, 01:55 PM IST

People protest against arrested soldiers who participated in last year's attempted coup d'etat near Ankara Photograph:(AFP)

 Turkey's top military body has replaced the land, air and naval commanders of the military, Turkish media reported.

The Supreme Military Council (YAS) decided to replace land forces commander General Salih Zeki Colak, naval chief Admiral Bulent Bostanoglu and air force commander General Abidin Unal, CNN Turk broadcaster said.