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Caught between Russia and the United States, Turkey’s relations with the West have been rocky for months.

Will there be any chance for improving these strained relations?

Andrew Brunson’s Terrible, Very Bad, No Good Year

On July 18th President Trump sent out a tweet directed at the Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, about U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson. Brunson was jailed in Turkey for nearly 17 months for alleged connections with Fethullah Gulen — — accused of starting the failed coup against Erdogan two years ago.

Many U.S. based law groups find no evidence against the pastor, and analysts believe that…

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