US Pastor on Trial for Alleged Terror Ties, Spying in Turkey

In this undated file photo, Andrew Brunson, an American pastor, stands in Izmir, Turkey. The trial of Brunson, imprisoned in Turkey, whose case is part of the quagmire of tense relations between Washington and Ankara, is set to begin Monday, April 16, 2018 in western Izmir province. Brunson, an evangelical pastor from North Carolina, is facing 35 years in prison on charges of “committing crimes on behalf of terror groups without being a member” and “espionage.”

By Published on April 15, 2018

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