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U.S. pastor on trial in Turkey for terror links

U.S. pastor on trial in Turkey for terror links

ALIAGA, Turkey — An American pastor is going on trial in Turkey accused of ties to terror groups and spying, in a case that has strained ties between Turkey and the United States.

Andrew Craig Brunson, a 50-year-old evangelical pastor from North Carolina, faces up to 35 years in prison on charges of “committing crimes on behalf of terror groups without being a member” and “espionage.”

The trial begins Monday in Aliaga, a town in western Turkey.

Brunson was arrested in December 2016…
The Associated Press
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http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/u-s-pastor-trial-turkey-terror-links-article-1.3936160

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