Tukey’s Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Thursday that Ankara is suspending the European Convention on Human Rights for the duration of the state of emergency; he went on to specify that he hopes the state of emergency will only last six weeks, Anadolu Agency reports.
But, Speaking to Reuters on Thursday, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the state of emergency could be extended beyond three months, primary to facilitate the purge of the armed forces. He said that "this s...
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