In pictures: Turkey honours victims of thwarted coup
Across Turkey, millions joined "National Unity" marches on the first anniversary of the failed military coup last year.
People gather for a ceremony marking the first anniversary of the attempted coup at the July 15 Martyrs Bridge (formerly called the Bosphorus Bridge) in Istanbul, Turkey July 15, 2017.
Jul 15, 2017
Updated Jul 16, 2017
Turkey marked the first anniversary of last year's attempted coup, that left 249 people dead and more than 2,000 injured. It was the first time in the nation's modern history that they successfully defied a military coup.