Turkish civil servants banned from traveling abroad

Türkiye Materials 18 July 2016 17:23 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 18

By Orkhan Guluzade - Trend:

Turkish civil servants have been banned from traveling abroad after the military coup attempt in the country, the Sabah newspaper reported July 18.

Turkish citizens traveling abroad should present their social insurance card.

Holders of service passports should also present an employment letter when leaving the country.

On July 15 evening, Turkish authorities said a military coup attempt took place in the country.

Meanwhile, a group of servicemen announced about transition of power to them.

However, the rebelling servicemen started to surrender July 16 and Turkish authorities said the coup attempt failed.

Over 200 people have been killed in Turkey as a result of the coup attempt.