Turkey Says This Cleric Orchestrated A Coup From Pennsylvania
Turkey's president says the coup was organized by the followers of Fethullah Gülen, a cleric living in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania.By Ben Lawson | July 16, 2016
A Muslim cleric in self-imposed exile is accused of orchestrating the attempted coup in Turkey from Pennsylvania, where he lives.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan says followers of Fethullah Gülen are behind the military's attempted takeover.
Gülen leads a popular movement called Hizmet, a form of Islam that emphasizes service and education. It's created schools, businesses and publications all over the world.