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Biden to Visit Turkey Amid Tensions Over Cleric's Extradition

Vice President Joe Biden will visit Turkey later this month, the White House announced Friday. His visit scheduled for August 24 will mark the first by a top Western leader since the attempted coup on July 15th. The trip comes at a time of strained relations between Ankara and Washington over demands that the U.S. turn over an Islamic cleric blamed for organizing the coup attempt.  Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency is reporting that Turkish officials have prepared an...

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