07:23 GMT07 March 2021
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    Intense exchange of fire resumed in Ankara after a short period of relative calm, a RIA Novosti correspondent reports.

    ANKARA (Sputnik) – Explosions continue in the area of the parliament building, according to the correspondent.

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said fighter jets had been sent out to Ankara to counter attacks on the Turkish parliament building.

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