30 members of the opposition Turkish newspaper «Zaman» can be sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of involvement in the attempted coup and membership in a terrorist organization.
The relevant indictment prepared by the Istanbul Prosecutor’s office, said the Agency «Anadolu» .
The charges prepared against the publication and against journalists.
The Prosecutor’s office filed an indictment to the court, which must within 15 days take a decision on the start of the trial.
Earlier the court had issued arrest warrants for 21 employees Zaman for alleged links with the preacher Fethullah gülen, which the government has placed the responsibility for organizing the coup attempt on July 15-16.