The apparent power-grab came just two days after a government commission recommended dismantling the well-equipped 1,200-strong force, calling it...
Russia's defense ministry also said in a statement that 69 rebels had handed themselves into the army.
The extensive purges that have followed have been internationally contentious.
"If there are any little girls out there who stayed up late to watch, let me just say: I may become the first...
Najib keeps focus on economy as opposition renews attacks
Malaysia's security agencies are on guard against IS spreading in the Muslim majority, but multi-ethnic Southeast Asian nation.
Najib has so far appeared unassailable amid the 1MDB scandal, which is the subject of global money laundering probes in at...
U.S. military officers have struggled to ensure that militias do not seize American weaponry delivered to the Iraqi army
Donor countries were set to pledge what officials hoped would be up to $2 billion to help civilians return to normal...
1MDB is being investigated for money-laundering in several countries.
About 9,300 people have been detained, including 118 generals and admirals accused of treason
Fethullah Gulen has denied any involvement with the coup bid, suggesting Erdogan staged it as an excuse for a crackdown.
Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said 7,543 people had so far been detained, including 6,038 soldiers
A dashcam video allows police to track down the vehicle of the robbers