Turkey sends American Islamic State fighter to U.S. after stalemate with Greece

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Turkey sent an American citizen Islamic State suspect to the United States by plane on Friday, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said, after the man was refused entry to  Greece  earlier this week as Ankara begun to repatriate militants.

Turkish authorities have been deporting captured Islamic State suspects to their home countries on Monday.

One of the suspects, a U.S. citizen of Arab descent, had requested deportation to  Greece , but was refused entry. The man had been stuck in a buffer zone between Turkey and  Greece  since.

Speaking to reporters in...


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