Turkey May Release Pastor Brunson on Oct. 12
American Pastor Andrew Brunson, being held in Turkey on terrorism charges, could be released next month, according to The Wall Street Journal on Monday.
Newsmax. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:38:41 EDT.
Turkey promises 'safe zones' in Kurdish-held parts of Syria
Turkey said Sunday it would take steps to create "safe zones" across northern Syria, including in areas held by Syrian Kurdish fighters who are allied with the United States but who Ankara views as terrorists.
Fox News. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:32:45 GMT.
Turkey orders 61 soldiers detained for suspected Gulen links: media
Turkish authorities ordered the arrest of 61 soldiers from the navy and land forces, including senior officers, for suspected links to a U.S.-based cleric who Ankara says orchestrated a 2016 failed coup, state media said on Monday. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 04:17:17 -0400.
Lawyer: Former NASA Scientist to Appeal Terrorism Charges
A Turkish-U.S. citizen and former NASA scientist jailed in Turkey on terrorism charges plans to file an appeal to Turkey's top court after a lower appeals court reduced his sentence this week, his lawyer said on Friday. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:34:41 -0400.
The Republic of Turkey lies partly in Europe and partly in Asia.
Its capital city is Ankara, and its largest city is Istanbul.
Turkey's currency is the Turkish Lira.
In 2007, Turkey's estimated population was 71,159,000, and Turkish is
the primary language used in Turkey.
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