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Former head of Turkish army in court

Former head of Turkish army in court
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Observers describe it as a scene unimaginable a few years ago: a former chief of Turkey’s powerful armed forces testifying in court. General Ilker Basbug is suspected of being part of a campaign to discredit the Turkish Prime Minister. Prosecutors have asked for the ex-general to be held in jail.