Ergenekon Plot Massive Trial in Turkey Provides Look into 'Deep State'

The investigation involved wave upon wave of arrests of politicians, former military leaders and shady, underworld figures. The trial threatens to devolve into a uniquely Turkish power struggle. At issue is a possible putsch -- and Turkey's future.
Turkish gendarmes and demonstrators outside the courthouse west of Istanbul where the Ergenekon trial is taking place.

Turkish gendarmes and demonstrators outside the courthouse west of Istanbul where the Ergenekon trial is taking place.

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