U.S. Sanctions Turkish Ministers Over American Pastor's Detention

President Donald Trump threatened last week to impose 'large sanctions' on Turkey unless it frees the pastor

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The United States has announced it would sanction Turkey's Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gul and Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu over the country's imprisonment of Pastor Andrew Brunson, with White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders saying the two men played leading roles in his 2016 arrest and later detention. 

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