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Turkey Looks to Rebuild Military After Purging Half its Generals

A day after Turkey dismissed more than 2,400 military personnel, its Supreme Military Council gathered in a hastily planned meeting for appointing their replacements. Turkey's military leaders must fill vacancies for 149 generals and admirals, nearly half of its 358-member contingent, who are suspected of being involved in the July 15 failed coup attempt. The early Thursday meeting brought together Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and commanders of Turkey's army, navy and air...

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