Joe Biden expresses US support, urges rule of law in call with Turkey PM
WASHINGTON - ReutersU.S. Vice President Joe Biden urged Turkey to pursue the instigators of the July 15 failed coup attempt according to the rule of law during a call with Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım on July 21, the White House said.
"(Biden) expressed his unyielding support for Turkish democracy and praised the Turkish people's commitment to democratic institutions," it said in a statement.
"The vice president urged that the investigations into the coup's perpetrators be conducted in ways that reinforce public confidence in democratic institutions and the rule on law."