A member of police special forces stands guard for Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, August 4, 2017. (REUTERS/Murad Sezer)
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Turkish authorities have opened an investigation into the U.S. prosecutors who brought charges against a Turkish gold trader facing trial in New York, state media said Saturday, after Ankara said the case was based on fabricated documents.The Istanbul prosecutor's office is investigating former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara and acting U.S. Attorney John H. Kim, the state-run Anadolu news agency said, following allegations that their case was based on documents Turkey says were fabricated.Cavusoglu also accused Bharara of being "very close" to Gulen's network.Several prosecutors were removed from the case, police investigators were reassigned, and the investigation was later dropped.
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