Turkish military helicopter lands in Greece as 'eight seek asylum'

People wave Turkish flags after a military position was taken over at the Ataturk airport in Istanbul, on July 16, 2016A Turkish military helicopter landed in Greece Saturday carrying eight men seeking asylum after a coup bid, Greek police said. Seven of those on board were in military uniform and all are believed to have been involved in the attempted putsch, ERT TV said. Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Ankara had asked Athens to send back the eight coup plotters.

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