Turkish coup stopped as citizens rise up against the attempted military uprising, dragging cowering soldiers from their tanks and beating them in the streets 

Turkish coup stopped as citizens rise up against the attempted military uprising, dragging cowering soldiers from their tanks and beating them in the streets 
Defiant Turkish civilians (pictured) confronted rifle-wielding soldiers, climbed atop tanks and laid in front of military vehicles in an effort to take back control of the country following the failed coup.