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US-Turkey Relations Further Sour Over Detention of American Pastor

President Donald Trump has authorized sanctions for two top Turkish officials in connection with Ankara's refusal to release an American pastor detained in Turkey. Turkish authorities have arrested the evangelical pastor on allegations of espionage and...

US-Turkey Relations Further Sour Over Detention of American Pastor

President Donald Trump has authorized sanctions for two top Turkish officials in connection with Ankara's refusal to release an American pastor detained in Turkey. Turkish authorities have arrested the evangelical pastor on allegations of espionage and...

Department Press Briefing – July 31, 2018

A couple brief announcements to start out, before we take your questions. The first, I want to say that we're excited that last week, the 2018 International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam, the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, also

Department Press Briefing – July 31, 2018

A couple brief announcements to start out, before we take your questions. The first, I want to say that we're excited that last week, the 2018 International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam, the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, also

U.S. pastor appeals for release, lifting of travel ban – lawyer

A Christian American pastor standing trial in Turkey on terrorism charges has appealed to a Turkish court to release him from house arrest and lift his travel ban, his lawyer told Reuters on Monday.Relations between Turkey and the United States

TURKEY SAYS US THREATENING LANGUAGE ‘UNACCEPTABLE’

The United States' use of a threatening language against Turkey is "unacceptable and disrespectful," Turkish National Security Council said on Monday.The U.S. stance on Turkey's defence industry projects will cause "irreparable damage" to the strategic...