TURKEY – Turkey ‘will retaliate’ over US sanctions as crisis grows

Independent.ie | Aug. 3, 2018

Turkey was yesterday drawing up retaliatory measures after Washington slapped sanctions on two Turkish ministers in one of the biggest crises between the two Nato allies in recent years.

Tensions have soared over Turkey’s detention on terror charges of American pastor Andrew Brunson, who was first held in October 2016 and was moved to house arrest last week.