• Turkey says any US attempt 'barter' cleric Gulen to hush the Khashoggi investigation won't work

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    The White House reportedly considered extraditing Fethullah Gulen, an influential cleric who Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan blames for a 2016 coup, to stop Ankara's investigation into Jamal Khashoggi's death.
    But a senior Turkish official on Friday said it wouldn't work, telling Reuters: "We have no intention to intervene in the Khashoggi investigation in return for any political or legal favor."
    The White House denied looking into extraditing Gulen, though Turkey has several times demanded they do so.
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