US issues arrest warrants for 12 Turkish security agents

Turkey's foreign ministry has summoned the US ambassador to complain about arrest warrants issued for 12 Turkish security agents. US police say they were involved in a brawl outside the Turkish embassy in Washington.

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    Turkey's foreign ministry has summoned the US ambassador to complain about arrest warrants issued for 12 Turkish security agents.

    US police say they were involved in a brawl outside the Turkish embassy in Washington.

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has also condemned the move.

    Al Jazeera’s John Hendren explains.


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