Turkish leader offers to release jailed Evangelical pastor if US surrenders his political rival
October 03, 2017
CWN Editor's Note: Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan has offered to free Rev. Andrew Craig Brunson, an American Evangelical minister who has been jailed on espionage charges, if the US will surrender Fetullah Gulen, a Turkish exile living in the US. The Turkish government charges that Gulen, an unorthodox Islamic preacher who nows lives in the US, helped organize an attempted coup last year.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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