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The Latest: Turkey says all coup elements dealt with

  • Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters gathered in front of his residence in Istanbul, early Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Turkey's Interior Ministry has fired nearly 9,000 police officers, bureaucrats and others and detained thousands of suspected plotters following a foiled coup against the government, Turkey's state-run news agency reported Monday. The slogan in the background  reads: " Sovereignty belongs to the nation. " (AP Photo/Murat Cetinmhurdar, Presidential Press Service, Pool)

    Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters gathered in front of his residence in Istanbul, early Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Turkey's Interior Ministry has fired nearly 9,000 police officers, bureaucrats and others and detained thousands of suspected plotters following a foiled coup against the government, Turkey's state-run news agency reported Monday. The slogan in the background reads: " Sovereignty belongs to the nation. " (AP Photo/Murat Cetinmhurdar, Presidential Press Service, Pool)  (The Associated Press)

  • A pro-government supporter waves a Turkish flag during a protest against the attempted coup, in Istanbul, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. The Turkish government accelerated its crackdown on alleged plotters of the failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.  (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

    A pro-government supporter waves a Turkish flag during a protest against the attempted coup, in Istanbul, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. The Turkish government accelerated its crackdown on alleged plotters of the failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)  (The Associated Press)

The Latest on the attempted military coup in Turkey (all times local):

2:10 p.m.

Turkey's military command has declared that all elements responsible for Friday night's attempted coup have been neutralized.

In a written statement released Tuesday morning, the Office of the General Staff announced that all terrorist elements had been suppressed nationwide as of 4 p.m. Sunday.

The statement noted that between the political leadership, the heroism of the loyal security forces and the bravery of the public, "the necessary response had been given to the snakes in our midst."

According to official figures from the prime minister's office, Friday night's coup attempt resulted in 232 deaths and 1,541 wounded.

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2:05 p.m.

The state-run Anadolu news agency reports that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's Air Force adviser, Lt. Col. Erkan Kivrak, has been detained at a hotel in the Serik district of Turkey's southern province of Antalya.

It says Kivrak was detained while on vacation. Following processing by the Antalya police, he has been transferred to Ankara.

No details were given as to the reason for the detention, though dozens of senior military personnel have been put under arrest for alleged involvement in Friday's thwarted coup.

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10:30 a.m.

Turkey's state-run news agency says courts have ordered 85 generals and admirals jailed pending trial over their roles in a botched coup attempt. Dozens of others were still being questioned.

Anadolu Agency said Tuesday that those formally arrested include former air force commander Gen. Akin Ozturk, alleged to be the ringleader of the July 15 uprising, and Gen. Adem Hududi, commander of Turkey's 2nd Army, which is charge of countering possible threats to Turkey from Syria, Iran and Iraq.

Authorities have rounded up thousands alleged to have been involved in the coup, in which 208 government supporters and 24 coup plotters. The government says a U.S.-based Muslim cleric was behind the coup.

Thousands of officials suspected of links to him were purged from the judiciary and the Interior Ministry.