ISTANBUL, TURKEY - MARCH 11:  Prominent detainee (alleged mafia leader with links to the 'deep state') Sedat Peker in the Ergenekon coup plot case released from Silivri Prison in Istanbul following the 8th and the 21th High Criminal Courts order in Istanbul, Turkey on March 10, 2014. (Photo by Islam Yakut/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
Sedat Peker, pictured in Istanbul in 2014, is exiled from Turkey, his whereabouts unknown. Getty Images

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