Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet with his American counterpart Donald trump 16 or 17 may in Washington, said on Thursday, April 20, the news Agency Reuters.
In anticipation of this meeting, the first after the former head of the White house, Erdogan said: challenging the outcome of the national referendum on expanding presidential powers beyond the scope of jurisdiction of the European court of human rights. He said he believes the lawsuits, which intends to cause his opposition to be illegal.
Before the inauguration of Donald trump Turkey has repeatedly appealed to US with the request to extradite gülen, whom Ankara considers the organizer of the July coup. The requests remained unanswered. Erdogan hopes that a new U.S. leader will be more cooperative.