Photo Gallery: Germany and Turkey's Tense Relationship 08/01/2017
  Simsek argues that followers of cleric Fethullah Gülen (pictured here) have...
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Simsek argues that followers of cleric Fethullah Gülen (pictured here) have infiltrated many layers of Turkish public society and that the Turkish government's recent mass firings of civil servants and arrests were justified responses to the threat he poses. Gülen is shown here in Pennsylvania, where he lives.