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Turkey to seek extradition of militant from Netherlands

Mar 22, 2017 - Associated Press

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey is preparing to request the extradition from the Netherlands of a senior female leftist militant, a Turkish official said Wednesday.

The militant, identified as Seher Demir Sen - a leader of the outlawed Revolutionary People's Liberation Party-Front, or DHKP-C - is alleged to be behind a 2013 suicide bomb attack on the U.S. Embassy in Ankara, which killed a security guard.

A government official said Turkish security officials have determined that the insu...