Washington: US President Donald Trump thanked his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan for his help in the case of American pastor Andrew Brunson, who was freed by a Turkish court after two years in detention.
Trump also announced that he would meet with Brunson in the Oval Office at 2:30 pm (1830 GMT).
"It will be wonderful to see and meet him. He is a great Christian who has been through such a tough experience. I would like to thank President @RT_Erdogan for his help!" Trump tweeted.