Hopes Rise for Release of U.S. Pastor Being Held in Turkey


WSJ—Turkish authorities are sending signals that an American pastor facing terrorism charges could be released next month, raising fresh hopes in the U.S. that the polarizing dispute will soon be resolved.

Daughter: U.S. Pastor Imprisoned in Turkey for Terrorism by 'Christianization'. U.S. NATO ally Turkey’s indictment against American pastor Andrew Brunson deems “Christianization” as his terrorism-related crime, the preacher’s daughter declared during a religious liberty panel discussion at the 2018 Values Voter Summit on Friday.