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  1. The DOJ zeroes in on Flynn's $15 million plan to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... in a plan to "forcibly remove" Fethullah Glen, an opposition Turkish figure, from the U.S. and deliver him to Turkey in exchange for $15 million. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Glen of orchestrating the failed July 2016 coup ...

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  2. Russia probe involves alleged scheme to remove cleric tied to NJ charter schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    Robert Mueller is investigating the alleged proposal in which Michael Flynn was to be paid for delivering Fethullah Gulen to the Turkish government. The controversial Turkish cleric is seen by his followers as an enlightened leader and by the ruling party in Turkey as a dangerous enemy and traitor.

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  3. Robert Mueller investigating Mike Flynn's possible role in plot to kidnap Turkish cleric: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    Special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly looking into former national security adviser Mike Flynn's alleged role in a plot to forcibly remove a Turkish cleric from the United States and fly him to Turkey in exchange for up to $15 million. Flynn discussed the plan with Turkish officials, according to the Wall Street Journal , which would involve Flynn and his son, Michael Flynn Jr., delivering cleric Fethullah Gulen to the Turkish government.

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  4. WSJ: Mueller probes Flynn role in plot to deliver cleric to TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | KMIZ

    Former White House national security adviser Mike Flynn and his son are alleged to have been offered as much as $15 million to forcibly remove from the U.S. a Muslim cleric wanted by Turkey, The Wall Street Journal reports. The Journal reported the FBI questioned at least four people in regards to a mid-December meeting in New York at the "21" Club.

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  5. Mueller Investigating Alleged Michael Flynn $15 Million Kidnap Deal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Towleroad

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating an alleged $15 million backroom deal between the Turkish government and former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn and his son to forcibly remove Fethullah Gulen, a Muslim cleric and rival of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, from his home in the U.S. and deliver him to Turkey. Additionally, three people familiar with the probe said investigators are examining whether Flynn and other participants discussed a way to free a Turkish-Iranian gold trader, Reza Zarrab, who is jailed in the U.S. Zarrab is facing federal charges that he helped Iran skirt U.S. sanctions.

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  6. U.S. Special Counsel Reportedly Probing Plot To Hand Over Turkish Cleric GulenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating an alleged plot under which former national security adviser Michael Flynn agreed to hand over a wanted Muslim cleric to Turkey in exchange for a payment said to be as much as $15 million, U.S. media reported. The Wall Street Journal reported on November 10 that Flynn and his son, Michael Flynn Jr., had discussed with Turkish representatives ways to hand over cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Ankara accuses of instigating an attempted coup against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in July.

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  7. Report: Mueller probes Michael Flynn's role in alleged plot to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | USA Today

    ... Michael Flynn and his son's alleged plan to forcibly remove a Muslim cleric from the United States and deliver him to Turkey, according to the Wall Street Journal. Flynn, who is President Trump's former national security adviser, and his son Michael ...

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  8. Mueller Investigates Ex-Trump Adviser's Role in International Kidnapping PlotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | RedState

    According to a new report in the Wall Street Journal , former national security adviser Michael Flynn and his son, Michael Flynn Jr. are under investigation by Robert Mueller's team for an alleged plot to forcibly remove a Muslim cleric living in the U.S. and hand him over to Turkey for a multimillion dollar bounty. Under the alleged proposal, Mr. Flynn and his son, Michael Flynn Jr., were to be paid as much as $15 million for delivering Fethullah Gulen to the Turkish government, according to people with knowledge of discussions Mr. Flynn had with Turkish representatives.

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  9. Elon Musk's Most-Liked Instagram Post Touches a Nerve in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Bloomberg

    U.S. tech billionaire Elon Musk has made high-performance electric vehicles, created rockets that can land on ships and planned life on Mars -- chronicling it all on social media. But his personal record for Instagram "likes" comes from a post this week about Turkey.

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  10. Erdogan criticizes Saudi Crown Prince's 'moderate Islam' pledgeRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    ... and people," he said. Meanwhile, President ErdoAYan also blasted the OIC for "obstructing" certain plans that Turkey wants to implement to support women's rights within the OIC. "Turkey proposes a women's platform within the OIC but some leaders of ...

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    Nov 10, 2017 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Turkish police have detained at least 100 people suspected of links to the Islamic State group, Turkey's official news agency said Friday. Istanbul police conducted simultaneous operations at multiple districts to detain 82 foreigners, Anadolu Agency reported.

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  12. Turkey's failed coup: Warrants issued for 105 tech expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Canada.com

    Turkish authorities have issued detention warrants for 105 information technology experts suspected of aiding last year's failed coup, the state-run news agency reported. The warrants were issued Tuesday as Turkey kicked off a week of events commemorating the July 15 anniversary of the thwarted coup and remembering about 250 people who were killed.

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  13. Turkish police detain at least 100 Islamic State suspectsRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... past. ISTANBUL (AP) - Turkish police have detained at least 100 people suspected of links to the Islamic State group, Turkey's official news agency said Friday. Istanbul police conducted simultaneous operations at multiple districts to detain 82 ...

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  14. Mueller Probes Flynn's Role in Alleged Plan to Deliver Cleric to TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating an alleged plan involving former White House National Security Adviser Mike Flynn to forcibly remove a controversial cleric living in the U.S. and deliver him to Turkey in return for millions of dollars, according to people familiar with the investigation. Under the alleged proposal, Mr. Flynn and his son, Michael Flynn Jr., were to be paid as much as $15 million for delivering Fethullah Gulen to the Turkish government, according to people with knowledge of discussions Mr. Flynn had with Turkish representatives.

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  15. Trump crosses the line with praise of dictatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... have also benefited. Trump claims to find it a "great honor and privilege" to call President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey a "friend," even though Erdogan undercuts American interests, imprisons thousands of political opponents, and uses his ...

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  16. Turkish PM joins commemoration of AtatA1 4rk at New York ConsulateRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    Prime Minister Binali YA ldA rA m on Nov. 10 attended a commemoration ceremony for the 79th anniversary of the death of Mustafa Kemal AtatA1 4rk, the founder of the Republic of Turkey, organized at the New York Consulate. YA ldA rA m kicked off his official visit to the U.S. on Nov. 7 and met with the U.S. Vice President Mike Pence late on Nov. 9. Later in the day, he headed to New York as part of his visit.

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  17. Artifacts on display at century-old Adana factoryRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    The Archaeology Museum, the first stage of the Adana Museum Complex, established in a century-old restored factory, was opened to visitors in May and has received 47,000 people since its first day. The museum sheds light on the history of the Hittite, Assyrians, Ancient Greek, Roman, Seljuk and Ottoman periods in southern Turkey.

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  18. Turkish defense giant eyes Southeast Asian marketRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    ... Aselsan, which produces military radios and defense electronic systems for the Turkish Armed Forces, is seen as Turkey's premier defense systems producer. International team captain Nick Price believes his "hodgepodge" band have the talent, and the ...

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  19. Over 100 ISIL militants detained across TurkeyRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    More than 100 suspected militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant were detained in operations across Turkey on Nov. 10, a day after police apprehended 220 suspected jihadists in the capital Ankara. A total of 109 people, 93 of whom are of foreign origin, were detained in operations carried out in Istanbul, the southern province of Adana, the Black Sea province of Trabzon and the western province of A zmir.

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  20. Putin and Erdogan to use meeting next week to discuss Syria - agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Reuters

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan will use a meeting in southern Russia next week to discuss the Syria situation and energy cooperation, Russian news agencies cited the Kremlin as saying on Friday. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin arrive for a press conference in Ankara, Turkey, September 28, 2017.

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