TURKEY AR­RESTS HOLIDAYING BRI­TON OVER KURD MILI­TIA WORK

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Is­tan­bul, Turkey - Turk­ish au­thor­i­ties have ar­rested a Bri­ton while he was holidaying on the coun­try’s west­ern coast on charges of work­ing with a Kur­dish mili­tia Ankara clas­si­fied as a ter­ror group, state me­dia said.

The man, named as Joseph A R, was de­tained and then re­manded in cus­tody by a court ahead of trial, the state-run Anadolu news agency said late on Fri­day.

Anadolu said he was ar­rested af­ter post­ing pic­tures on so­cial me­dia show­ing him­self tak­ing part in Kur­dish YPG op­er­a­tions in Syria.

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