A newly-released email and lobbying documents filed with Congress reveals new ties between Clintonworld and members of a network operated by a mysterious Islamic cleric from Turkey.
Connections between Clinton and acolytes of the imam, Fethullah Gulen, could muddle the complex relationship between the U.S. and Turkey, a key NATO ally, if the former secretary of state wins the White House.
Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has mounted an aggressive crackdown against Gulen and his followers, known as Gulenists. Erdoğan, who was once allied with Gulen, has even personally asked President Obama to extradite the 74-year-old guru, who has lived in self-exile in Pennsylvania’s Pocono mountains since 1999.
The Clintons have used the foundation to enrich themselves
Now, as Kurt Nimmo writes, FBI Director James Comey’s past and present employment as Director of HSBC Holdings and subsequent promotion to independent non-executive Director and a member of the Financial System Vulnerabilities Committee, an appointment set to expire this year. Has blatant ties to the Clinton Foundation. In a letter sent On Monday, Republicans demanded answers from FBI boss James Comey. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte of Virginia, and committee member Rep. Trey Gowdy of South Carolina, want to know if the emails that were deleted and recovered by the FBI had anything to do with the Clinton Foundation. Continue reading