Trump promises Erdogan to extradite Gulen - media

 Trump promises Erdogan to extradite Gulen - media

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan asked US President Donald Trump to extradite Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen, and Trump promised him to re-evaluate the issue.

"I have asked Trump to extradite Gülen one more time," Erdogan told party members when giving details of a phone call with Trump on Friday, the Turkiye daily reported.

After the phone call, Erdogan said on Twitter after the phone call that the discussion was "productive".

Turkey wants Fetullah Gülen, the leader of the Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ) extradited on charges of related to July 15 coup attempt, sham trials and infiltration into state institutions.


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