95 people have been detained across Turkey on Monday as part of witch hunt targeting people linked with Gülen movement which the government accuses of attempting a military coup on July 15, 2016, state-run Anadolu news agency reported.
According to report, 11 military personnel, 23 police and 11 academics were among the detained people as part of investigations launched in İzmir, Giresun, Balıkesir, Edirne, Erzincan, Siirt and Kilis provinces. 17 suspects are still at large.
Turkey experienced a military coup attempt on July 15 that killed over 240 people and wounded more than a thousand others. Immediately after the putsch, the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government along with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan pinned the blame on the Gülen movement.
The movement denies any involvement.