Religious Freedom – Turkey

Turkey Urges China to End Mass Detention of Muslims

By Amy Qin | Philadelphia Tribune BEIJING — Turkey has called China’s mass repression of its Uighur Muslim ethnic minority a “great shame for humanity” and has urged the Chinese government to close detention camps estimated to hold 1 ... Full Article

Brunson freed, permitted to leave country

By World Watch Monitor Andrew Brunson, the American-born pastor who was charged with espionage against Turkey and held in custody for two years, has been released and is free to leave the country. A Turkish court on Friday, 12 October, convicted ... Full Article

Aykan Erdemir & Merve Tahiroglu: The Brunson farce

By Aykan Erdemir and Merve Tahiroglu | World Magazine On Wednesday American pastor Andrew Brunson—unjustly detained in a Turkish prison for almost 20 months—will appear in court. Turkish judges refused to release him after his previous two ... Full Article