Turkey will ‘not extradite Hashemi’

Turkey will ‘not extradite Hashemi’

Interpol  has  issued an  international call for the arrest of Hashemi, one of Iraq's top Sunni Arab officials, on suspicion of guiding and financing terrorist attacks.


In response, a Turkish  senior official said on 9 May that Turkey will not extradite Iraq's Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi.


Later, Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said that Turkey will not extradite someone whom they have supported since the very beginning.


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