The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told CNN on Monday that he is strongly considering the reinstatement of the capital punishment decree for the 8,777 people arrested for allegedly taking part in the military coup last Friday.

Erdogan alleged that he is considering  the death penalty for the coup conspirators due to pressure from Turkish civilians.

“The people now have the idea, after so many terrorist incidents, that these terrorists should be killed, that’s where they are, they don’t see any other outcome to it,” he told CNN on Monday.

The Turkish president added that he believes that these conspirators are guilty of the highest form of treason and should be punished accordingly for their crimes against the state.

“Why should I keep them and feed them in prisons, for years to come? That’s what the people say,” he said. “They want a swift end to it, because people lost relatives, lost neighbors, lost children … they’re suffering, so the people are very sensitive and we have to act very sensibly and sensitively.”

The U.S. government issued a warning to the Turkish regime on Monday regarding the mistreatment of their prisoners.

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Jonathan Richer
Jonathan Richer
2016-07-19 06:14

He’s gone mad

TC Jin Ds
TC Jin Ds
2016-07-19 13:53

he always been

Gapcio D. Usiciel
Gapcio D. Usiciel
2016-07-19 05:52

Dickhead.

Nixon Hand
Nixon Hand
2016-07-19 05:53

same one get this mother f****r Killer?

smokin'the@ir
2016-07-19 05:58

@PKinbangkok BLAH BLAH BLAH… what a theatre!

Andre Harrison
Andre Harrison
2016-07-19 05:56

@etabori He’ll need the gas chambers for that many people.

TruthScaresTheGuilty
TruthScaresTheGuilty
2016-07-19 05:55

#merkel: “welcome to the #EU #Turkey!!”

#Merkel with empty threats on #msm. Cares nothing about #failedcoupturkish

Ahmet Turkan
Ahmet Turkan
2016-07-19 05:52

Not true! The People Of Turkey are asking Erdogan to hang the leaders behind this Terrorist Coup. Parliament will decide.

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2016-07-19 13:16
Reply to  Ahmet Turkan

Blow it out your a*s Osmanli scum

Erdem
Erdem
2016-07-19 07:10

I’am turkısh but erdoğan is not good people so we are hate erdoğan erdoğan is w***e

Reynard Foxx
Reynard Foxx
2016-07-19 08:07

@Th2shay he’s trying to out do Egypt #AUSPOL

Kopfz
Kopfz
2016-07-19 09:46

These 8777 represent 50 years of CIA work within Turkey.

Vijayvaani
Vijayvaani
2016-07-19 09:59

@abunouman 8777 cant be coup conspirators – that would be a kitty party

Observador
Observador
2016-07-19 11:29

@Pikipepi hei EROGAM Hitler

ErikWar19
ErikWar19
2016-07-19 13:02

considering death penalty for turkish (enlisted by law) soldiers, fighting for their normal military supperior in a coup and than surrendering to police, mostly peacefully…+

dont even stop the systematic migration of wounded IS-fighters to turkey to get hospitaled in turkey…or considering something equaly by terroristic attacks by IS-fighters.

There are f*****g proofs, that turkish organisations (pro-erdogan) made oil-deal with IS….but i guest Erdogan like to kill secular muslims in high positions, who dislike his dictatoric politic and not pro-IS turks in high positions.

Stop Isis!!!
Stop Isis!!!
2016-07-19 16:53

questo è solo un dittatore di merda!! Prima o poi la pena di morte la daranno a te!!!