[JURIST] The Ankara 12th High Criminal Court accepted an indictment on Tuesday charging former Turkish president Kenan Evren [official website] with crimes against the state in relation to the 1980 coup. The ex-president was the head of the 1980 military coup that overthrew the existing government and ended the violence between the left and right-wing groups. The former air force chief Tahsin Sahinkaya was also included in the indictment. They are the only two survivors of the five men who...

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