Sadr tells followers to target U.S. troops fighting Islamic State Syrian opposition says U.S. must stand up to Russia Footage: Sham Corp released video shows the destruction of a Syrian Government pickup truck on the Mallah Front.Several flights at holding pattern near Istanbul3 unidentified helicopters sighted over Avcılar, Zeytinburnu and Büyükçekmece at 22:30 according to Istanbul police chief Mustafa Çalışkan. Nour al Dien al Zenki targeting government forces and militias on Mallah front on Castillo road TK1844 among the flights holding before landing at ISTFierce clashes ongoing now in Kinsibba as Syrian Government attempts to take it back. Helicopter Approaching Erdogan Residence In Istanbul - Al-jazeera Reporter News reports of choppers in skies of Istanbul by Yeni Şafak and Star have been deleted. Protest group attacked Catholic Church in Trabzon and Protestant Church in Malatya, Turkey Turkish media reporting 5 helicopters flying at European side of Istanbul will be downed soon Photos: Captured TurkeyCoupAttempt soldiers being held in sports arena in Ankara, Turkey. Air raid on Houla, Homs early this eveningAnother video of attack on Erdogan hotel in MarmarisList of Turkey armed forces units that lost their commanders in #TurkeyCoupAttemp / Almost every major unit. A suspected Russian air strike destroyed a neighbourhood in Kafr Takharim, Idlib Armed clashes in Malatya as Islamists attempt to enter Alevi neighborhood. Turkey Rebels fire more Katyusha rockets from the Sy-Tur border vs. Assad's in KinsabbaAnother targeted air strike destroyed a @SyriaCivilDef centre in East Ghouta Major-general Mehmet Dişli, brother to ruling AKP's Deputy Chairman Şaban Dişli, detained as plotter behind coup attempt French PM @manuelvalls convinced ISIS inspired Nice Attacker to actDetainments fast spreading police forces. First Batman (42), now 149 members of police forces are arrested in AnkaraIn Armenia detained 200 people to check their relationship with members of an armed group that seized a police buildingMalatya: Alevi people were attacked Su-22 and Su-24 secured the closure of the Castillo road to Aleppo IDF: We tried and failed 3 times to bring down drone over Golan TURKEY: Coup plotters had the presidential aircraft locked up with radar, but did not fireErdogan supported the possibility of return the death penalty in Turkey.@StateDept says US airlines still prohibited from landing / take-off from Turkey airports

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17 July 2016
Several flights at holding pattern near Istanbul
TK1844 among the flights holding before landing at IST
News reports of choppers in skies of Istanbul by Yeni Şafak and Star have been deleted.
Photos: Captured TurkeyCoupAttempt soldiers being held in sports arena in Ankara, Turkey.
Air raid on Houla, Homs early this evening
Another video of attack on Erdogan hotel in Marmaris
List of Turkey armed forces units that lost their commanders in #TurkeyCoupAttemp / Almost every major unit.
A suspected Russian air strike destroyed a neighbourhood in Kafr Takharim, Idlib
Armed clashes in Malatya as Islamists attempt to enter Alevi neighborhood. Turkey
Rebels fire more Katyusha rockets from the Sy-Tur border vs. Assad's in Kinsabba
Another targeted air strike destroyed a @SyriaCivilDef centre in East Ghouta
French PM @manuelvalls convinced ISIS inspired Nice Attacker to act
Malatya: Alevi people were attacked
Su-22 and Su-24 secured the closure of the Castillo road to Aleppo
TURKEY: Coup plotters had the presidential aircraft locked up with radar, but did not fire
Erdogan supported the possibility of return the death penalty in Turkey