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BERLIN (AP) - German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has called for the release of a German-Turkish journalist who marks one year in a Turkish prison Wednesday.
Deniz Yucel, a correspondent for the daily Die Welt, still has not been formally charged since his arrest.
He is one of six German citizens imprisoned in Turkey for what Germany considers political re ...