Turkey Triggered State of Emergency

Turkey Triggered State of Emergency

On July 20, 2016, Turkey triggered a three-month state of emergency due to the July 15, violent coup attempt. According to CNN, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the decision to the nation, after meeting with the National Security Council and the Council of Ministers, who approved the recommendation. Turkey Shocked by a Coup Attempt Turkey […]

State of Emergency Declared for 35 Counties in Oklahoma

State of Emergency Declared for 35 Counties in Oklahoma

News9 reported on Friday, July 15, 2016, that a 30-day state of emergency was declared for 35 counties in Oklahoma after extreme weather conditions began to engulf the region on Wednesday. The alert was issued by Mary Fallin, Governor of Oklahoma following reports of severe storms, including thunderstorms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and floods, experienced the […]