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Turkish court rules to release US pastor Brunson

Middle East | 2018-10-12 16:13:00
Turkish court rules to release US pastor Brunson
A Turkish court ruled Friday to release U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson from house arrest, sentencing him to three years in jail but saying he will not spend any more time in custody because of time already served.

The court's decision to lift judicial controls meant that evangelical pastor Brunson, at the heart of a diplomatic spat between the two countries, could leave Turkey and return to the United States.

(Reuters)
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