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US pastor back on trial in Turkey as calls grow for release
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Aliaga, Turkey, Oct 12, 2018 (AFP) - US pastor Andrew Brunson, whose two-year detention in Turkey sparked a crisis with the United States, returns to court on Friday with pressure growing for him to be released and allowed home.
Brunson's detention caused not just one of the worst diplomatic rows of recent times between the NATO allies, but also led to a crash in the Turkish lira, which expo ...