12 noiembrie 2021

Israeli couple in Turkey suspected of espionage, court extends remand by 20 days


Days-long episode appears to be escalating into diplomatic incident, with judge defying expectations he would quickly deport Mordy and Natali OkninA Turkish court on Friday extended by 20 days the remand of an Israeli couple detained for photographing the palace of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, with local authorities saying they suspected them of espionage, as the episode appeared to be expanding into a diplomatic spat between the frequently sparring allies.The decision to keep Mordy and [...]