Trump will not make concessions of Turkey in the case of the release of pastor Brunson

© AFP 2018 / StringerПастор Andrew Branson. Izmir, Turkey. 25 July 2018Trump will not make concessions of Turkey in the case of the release of pastor Brunson© AFP 2018 / Stringer

The US President Donald trump said he would not make Turkey’s concessions in the case of the release of Evangelical pastor Andrew Brunson.

«What makes Turkey very sad. I think they made a terrible mistake. Concessions will not,» said trump in an interview with Reuters.

He also confirmed that the United States negotiated with Israel that he set a Turkish citizen on charges of supporting Hamas, in exchange for the release of Branson. Israel said earlier that they deported a citizen of Turkey Ebru Ozkan.

According to trump, it is your obligation in this transaction was executed.

«I’m the man rescued him (the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan — ed.). I expect him that he will be released from Turkey this innocent, wonderful person, wonderful father and a Christian,» said trump.

Trump said earlier that the double duties on imports of steel from Turkey, now the fee will be 50%. Also, the U.S. has imposed sanctions against the Turkish officials that Turkey does not release the detainee pastor-Evangelist from America Andrew Brunson. Against the backdrop of sanctions, the Turkish Lira fell sharply against the dollar, although the US is credited with changing the course of not sanctions, and the General economic situation of the country.

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