An explosion has occurred outside the training center of special police forces in Ankara, CNN Turk reports referring to Anadolu Agency.

The footage posted on Twitter, shows the fire coming out of a nearby building.

On Friday, July 15, the social media reported that the movement from the Asian to the European part of Istanbul was blocked off on both bridges over the Bosphorus by military units. At the same time witnesses informed of low-flying jets in Ankara.

According to Reuters, the Turkish army claimed responsibility for the events and declared the seizure of power in the country.

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