• Turkey frees detained U.S. pastor in move likely to please Trump

    5 days ago - By National Post

    A Turkish court set free U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson after holding him in prison for almost two years, removing a key source of tension between Turkey and the United States.
    The court in Izmir convicted Brunson, 50, an evangelical pastor from North Carolina, and sentenced him to three years, 1 month and 15 days in jail, but lifted all judicial controls and released him after accounting for penalty reductions and time served.
    Brunson had been accused of collaborating with terrorist groups and participating in a 2016 coup attempt in Turkey. His prolonged imprisonment led the U.S. to impose...
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  • American pastor Andrew Brunson freed from Turkish prison

    American pastor Andrew Brunson freed from Turkish prison

    5 days ago - By WYFF

    A Turkish court has freed American pastor Andrew Brunson two years after he was detained and charged with helping to plot a coup against Turkey's president.
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  • Turkish Court Orders Release Of Pastor Andrew Brunson

    5 days ago - By NPR

    North Carolina pastor Andrew Brunson had been detained in Turkey for his alleged ties to political groups involved in a failed 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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  • NC pastor convicted of terror charge released from house arrest

    NC pastor convicted of terror charge released from house arrest

    5 days ago - By WYFF

    A Turkish court has freed North Carolina pastor Andrew Brunson two years after he was detained, charged with helping to plot a coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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  • US pastor Andrew Brunson freed by Turkish court

    US pastor Andrew Brunson freed by Turkish court

    5 days ago - By WRAL

    A Turkish court has freed US pastor Andrew Brunson two years after he was detained, charged with helping to plot a coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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