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Turkey dismisses U.S. criticism over conviction of NASA scientist


  • World
  • Saturday, 10 Feb 2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey has brushed off criticism by the United States after a NASA scientist was convicted on terrorism charges, saying he had been tried fairly and the decision of the Turkish court should be respected.

Serkan Golge, a dual Turkish-U.S. citizen, was found guilty of being a member of an armed terrorist organisation and was sentenced to seven years, six months in prison, private broadcaster CNNTurk reported.

   

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