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Turkey court issues arrest warrant for Erdogan foe Gulen: Reports

AFP , Friday 19 Dec 2014
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File Photo: Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen at his residence in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania September 24, 2013 (Photo: Reuters)
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An Istanbul court on Friday issued an arrest warrant for a Turkish cleric living in exile in the United States who has emerged as an arch foe of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, state media reported.

Fethullah Gulen -- who leads a broad-based Muslim group known as Hizmet (Service) and has lived in the United States since 1999 -- is accused of "leading a terrorist organisation," according to state-run TRT television.

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