In Turkey fired more than 3900 officials

The Turkish authorities during the last inspection was dismissed from public service for over 3900 people. About it reports Reuters with reference to the publication in official Gazette.

The most fired — 1177 — man from the Ministry of justice. Not only officials, but also prison guards, military and the gendarmes. In addition, more than 200 people were dismissed from the Ministry of religious Affairs. Also lost his job 484 academician.

Extensive testing in state institutions Turkey after the failed coup last year. To date, more than 120 thousand people lost their jobs during the purges carried out not only in state institutions but also private companies. More than 40 thousand people were arrested.

July 15, 2016 in Turkey, attempted a coup, killing more than 230 people, more than 2.1 thousand were injured. Ankara has accused of organizing the coup opposition of the Islamic preacher Fethullah gülen living in the United States since 1999. The preacher insists on his innocence to rebellion attempt.