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US-Based Muslim Preacher Leverages Influence Back in Turkeyi
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January 18, 2014 12:56 AM
A 72-year-old Muslim preacher was accused of plotting against Turkey’s secular government. His followers are now reported to be in a power struggle with Turkey's current Islamist government. VOA religion reporter Jerome Socolovsky went to the preacher’s base in Pennsylvania and reports.

US-Based Muslim Preacher Leverages Influence Back in Turkey

Published January 17, 2014

A 72-year-old Muslim preacher was accused of plotting against Turkey’s secular government. His followers are now reported to be in a power struggle with Turkey's current Islamist government. VOA religion reporter Jerome Socolovsky went to the preacher’s base in Pennsylvania and reports.


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