Five Years On: July 15, 2016 Faux Coup and the Veil of Secrecy

Since the founding of the Republic of Turkey, people of Turkey have not been strangers to myriad social, economic and cultural milestones and crises. Yet, none but one of those crises has been so disparaging with a massive fallout. The failed coup attempt on July 15, 2016 proved to be a watershed moment in the contemporary history of Turkey. Metaphorically, Istanbul was not aware…