WASH­ING­TON:

Arab Times - - LO­CAL -

An­drew Brun­son, the US pas­tor who had been de­tained in Tur­key for two years, landed at An­drews Air Force base out­side Wash­ing­ton, a US re­li­gious free­dom of­fi­cial wrote on his Twit­ter ac­count on Satur­day af­ter­noon.

Tony Perkins, who is on the US Com­mis­sion on In­ter­na­tional Re­li­gious Free­dom and trav­eled with Brun­son, wrote that the plane car­ry­ing Brun­son and his wife had landed. Brun­son was slated to meet with Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump at the White House later on Satur­day. Ear­lier in the day Trump thanked Tur­key for free­ing Brun­son but de­nied cut­ting a deal with Ankara. (RTRS)

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