Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Sergey Guneev
ANKARA, 13 Aug — a Turkish court takes its decisions independently, wrote on Twitter the President of Turkey, Tayyip Erdogan, addressing his American counterpart Donald Trump after the court of Izmir was liberated by American pastor Andrew Brunson.
Earlier, the TV channel NBC, citing sources in the White house said that US authorities and Turkey have reached a secret agreement to release American pastor Andrew Brunson. Trump thanked the Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan for help in the liberation of the pastor, noting that no deal with Turkey on this matter was available.
The US President announced that will host Branson in the oval office on Saturday afternoon.