US citizens ‘unwittingly’ finance FETO: Turkish NGO
FETO uses budgets of charter schools for non-education purposes, says head of Turkish Heritage Organization
By Ethem Geylan
U.S. citizens “unwittingly” finance the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) through its-linked charter schools in the country, head of a Washington-based Turkish NGO said Thursday.
“FETO is using the budgets dedicated to schools for
“What is interesting is every U.S. citizen, who pays taxes, finances these schools unwittingly,” Cinar said.
In other words, the NGO head said, FETO is financed through taxes paid by Americans. There are claims that 20 percent of around $730 million raised annually is transferred to the organization, he added.
According to Cinar, there are FETO-linked schools in 26 of 50 states in the U.S. “They especially target low-income and low-educated states so that they can be known as helpful people working for poor children.”
FETO and its U.S.-based leader
Turkey accuses FETO of a long-running campaign to overthrow the state through the infiltration of Turkish institutions, particularly the military, police, and judiciary.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.