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Diplomats Working to Ease US-Turkey Tensions
A high-level U.S. delegation led by Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Jonathan Cohen met Wednesday with senior Turkish diplomats to resolve bilateral tensions.
A diplomatic crisis erupted earlier this month with the arrest of local U.S. consulate employee Metin Topuz on terrorism charges, triggering tit for tat sanctions on the issuance of visas.
"I believe this problem will be resolved soon," Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said Wednesday in a television...