TURKEY (Web Desk) – In the midst of Turkey’s attempted coup, one police officer braved the wrath of angry citizens to defend a pro-coup soldier during the overnight chaos aimed to topple the government.

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According to the details, the citizens of different cities took to streets to resist the military coup. Amid revolt, citizens pelted stones at the military vehicles.

An incident of same nature was recorded where a military cop was seen stuck in a tank surrounded by angry mob. After realizing the fact that he was helpless, he raised his hands as a sign of surrender and was finally rescued by a Police official.

The footage of the interesting incident was uploaded as well.