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May 24, 2015 9:02 am

Turkey Arrests 43 in Raid Against Suspected Erdogan Opponents

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Turkey arrested 43 suspected supporters of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's arch foe, preacher Fethullah Gulen. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Daily Star – Turkey on Friday arrested 43 people in the central city of Konya in new raids against suspected supporters of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s arch foe, the U.S.-based preacher Fethullah Gulen, reports said.

Those arrested included former police and education officials as well as the former rector of Konya’s Mevlana University, Bahattin Adam, the state Anatolia news agency reported.

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