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Police chiefs suspended amid flag probe

Three police chiefs were suspended June 12 in connection to an incident where a Turkish flag was removed from inside of a military post during protests in Turkey’s southeastern province of Diyarbakır earlier this week.

Diyarbakır Governor Mustafa Cahit Kıraç told Anadolu Agency there was an ongoing, extensive investigation into the incident.

PM Erdoğan gives ruling party local branches starting signal for presidential campaign

While still not officially announcing his candidacy, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has used a gathering with executives from his ruling party’s local branches to publicly instruct them to begin campaigning for the upcoming presidential elections.

US Sends Two B-2 Stealth Bombers to Europe

The Air Force on Sunday announced it was deploying two more nuclear-capable bombers to Europe on top of the three aircraft sent over last week.

The US Global Strike Command press release, quoted by the Defense One portal, announcing the deployment of two B-2 stealth bombers did not specify a threat that the aircraft were responding to.