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Pastor Freed by Turkey Talks of Breakdown, Forgiveness

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The American pastor recently released after two years of confinement in Turkey said Friday that he suffered a breakdown during his time in prison and was put on anti-anxiety medication. Andrew Brunson said he was deprived of books, even a Bible, for long stretches of time. For eight months, he spent 24 hours a day with more than 20 men in a cell designed for eight. But the worst of it, he said, was the uncertainty. The pastor who had led a small congregation faced the possibly of life...


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