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ANKARA, Turkey | Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest

ANKARA, Turkey  — A detained American pastor has become a symbol of a growing rift between Turkey and the United States, but problems in the Cold War-era alliance as well as Turkey’s own financial crisis are unlikely to dissipate even if he is released and Washington eases economic penalties. The fate of Andrew Brunson, charged … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest

Syria violence overshadows Russia-hosted talks

KILIS, Turkey/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Intense clashes erupted Monday on a strategic hilltop in northwestern Syria as Kurdish forces tried to enter the area a day after it was captured by Turkish troops. Turkish military officials cancelled a government-organized press tour to Bursayah Hill, separating the Kurdish-held enclave of Afrin from the Turkey-controlled town of Azaz, … Continue reading Syria violence overshadows Russia-hosted talks