US Ambassador to Turkey John bass reiterated that Washington has no relation to attempt of the July military coup in Turkey. The words of the American diplomat on Saturday, leads the Turkish edition of Hurriyet.
«I just want to say again, as I said earlier and as we said from Washington that the US government did not plan, did not send, did not support and did not have in advance any information about the illegal activities that took place the night of July 15 and July 16, «- said the Ambassador
Bass said that «deeply disturbed and offended» by the accusations against his country. The diplomat noted that if Washington knew about the preparation of the coup, the us administration immediately would report it to the Turkish authorities.
Shortly after the coup attempt, which took place on the night of 16 July, the Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the coup was «the script, written from abroad«.