Turkish authorities have arrested a senior adviser to Turkish Prime Minister .. The reason?
On Sunday, Turkish security arrested a senior adviser to Turkish Prime Minister Ben Ali Yildirim, on charges of belonging to the opposition Movement preacher Fethullah Gulen, who is accused of orchestrating the movements of the army.
In this context, according to news agency Anatolia that "Birol Erdem" a prominent adviser to Prime Minister Ben Ali Yildirim, was arrested in Ankara and put in prison pending investigation, with his wife Gholomsr Erdem, at the request on behalf of Ankara.
The "Erdem" a senior staff who have been arrested under the purges that began after the failed attempt on July 15, 2016 military coup.
To the newspaper "Sabah", near the Ankara government wrote that the authorities suspect that Erdem, who was the second person in the Ministry of Justice from 2011 to 2014, an easy upgrade close to the judges of the preacher Fethullah Gulen.
Last year, he summoned Erdem court to answer questions as a "witness" in the context of an investigation into supporters of Gulen, according to local newspaper "Hurriyet".
And stopped about 50 thousand people, and the separation of more than 100 thousand jobs or barred from practice since the failed coup, and targeting these cleansing operations in the first place the security forces, teachers and judges.
And supporters of Gulen accused by the government of Erdogan that they infiltrated systematically to Turkish institutions throughout the years, especially the judiciary, to establish a parallel administration in preparation for the overthrow of the government.
As opponents of President Erdogan, they accuse the authorities that they are turning a blind eye near the judgment that can be dealt with in the past Gulen political figures.