Turkey coup attempt: Erdoğan calls military uprising ‘treason’ – live updates
• President Erdoğan insists: ‘We will overcome this’ and US offers support
• Martial law imposed and curfew declared across country
Although it is evident from reports and images from #Turkey that the situation is still extemely tense and unpredictable, prime minister Yildirim has told the state-run Anadolu news agency:
Things are getting better every minute.
The Turkish prime minister Binali Yildirim claims that those involved in the coup are now mostly under the control of military senior command – but that rebel soldiers are still firing in Istanbul and Ankara.
Yildirim says he has received reports that a general – one of those behind the coup – has been killed, and more than 130 others involved have been detained.