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Turkey rules to keep US pastor in jail
By Fulya OZERKAN
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ALIAGA, Turkey, April 17, 2018 (AFP) - A Turkish court ruled Monday to keep an American Christian pastor in custody, deeming him to be a flight risk, after his trial opened in a case that has raised tensions with Washington.
Andrew Brunson, who ran a Protestant church in the western city of Izmir, has been detained by Turkish authorities since October 2016. If convicte ...

 

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