Tagged: Andrew Brunson


‘From a Turkish prison to the White House in 24 hours, that’s not bad’: Trump meets freed Christian pastor Andrew Brunson in the Oval Office, as President insists there was ‘NO DEAL’ made for his release

Freed American pastor Brunson meets Trump, given hero’s welcome in Oval Office Andrew Brunson, 50, met with Trump on Saturday afternoon at the White House Laid hands on Trump and prayed for him in moving Oval Office meeting  The pastor faced jail in Turkey if convicted of terror charges and espionage...

A real NATO ally wouldn’t have arrested Brunson in the first place 0

White House rejects Turkey’s offer on detained pastor Andrew Brunson: WSJ

The White House rejected Turkey’s offer to release detained American pastor Andrew Brunson in exchange for the U.S. dropping an investigation into Turkish bank Halkbank, a senior White House official told the Wall Street Journal on Sunday. Ankara offered to drop terrorism charges against Brunson if the U.S. pulled back the billions of dollars in...


U.S. Warns Turkey Over Detained Pastor as Market Meltdown Drags On

Ambassador asked for meeting to discuss detention of pastor Turkish lira continues sharp decline, but Erdogan is defiant President Donald Trump’s top national security aide warned Turkey’s ambassador on Monday that the U.S. has nothing further to negotiate until a detained American pastor is freed, according to two people familiar...