Turkey detains brother of Fethullah Gulen in coup crackdown

Turkey detains brother of Fethullah Gulen in coup crackdown
 

A brother of US-based Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen has been detained by police in western Turkey, the state-run Anadolu news agency reports.
Kutbettin Gulen is accused of "membership of an armed terror group", Anadolu said.
He was detained in a raid on the house of a relative in Izmir province, following a tip-off.
Turkey has accused Fethullah Gulen of orchestrating a failed coup in July and has called on the US to extradite him.
He has denied any involvement and has vowed to fight extradition.
The Hurriyet Daily News reported that Kutbettin Gulen had recently arrived from... read more

 
2 October 2016 in World News, Views: 32
Source: BBC
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