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Assyrian priest arrested during military operation in southeastern Turkey

sacerdote assiro EN27rGWWsAEVjCGAssyrian Christian priest Sefer Bileçen, the sole caretaker of Mor Yakup Monastery, a 1,500-year-old church in Turkey’s southeastern city of Mardin, was arrested on Friday after detained in Turkish army's operation in the region.  --  "Assyrian priest Bileçen, who was detained yesterday, was arrested," journalist Sedat Sur said on Twitter. But, he did not mention the reason behind the priest's arrest.

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