According to unconfirmed MSNBC reports, Turkish President M Erdogan is seeking asylum in Germany. His plane is requesting landing rights.
According to other unconfirmed sources, Germany denied the request to land in the Federal Republic of Germany. The report continues, he is now asking Dutch authorities to land.
A senior US military source (unconfirmed) told NBC News that Erdogan, refused landing rights in Istanbul, is reported to be seeking asylum in Germany.
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Turkish State run media TRT is off the air.