Turkey indicts local US consulate worker in Istanbul

Source:Rudaw Date:27Apr2019

Is this a declaration of war agaist US?


Nazmi Mete Canturk has been working as a security officer at the US Consulate in Istanbul, Reuters reported, adding the indictment was dated on March 8 but recently made public.

Canturk’s wife and daughter were also accused of having links to Fethullah Gulen, a Turkish cleric who lives in self-imposed exile in the United States. Ankara blames his followers for the failed military coup of 2016. All have denied the charges in the indictment.