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Turkey Issues Arrest Warrant For Enes Kanter, Calls Him A "Terrorist"

Oklahoma City Thunder star Enes Kanter is not in good standing with his home country.

Last week, Oklahoma City Thunder star Enes Kanter was detained by police in a Romanian airport after his Turkish passport was canceled. Kanter, who eventually made it to London and later the United States, is at odds with the Turkish regime after publicly supporting a candidate who sought to overthrow the country's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Well, that isn't where the story ends. Kanter, according to a pro-government newspaper in Turkey, is now wanted for arrest for being part of a "terror group." Here's more, via Yahoo:

A judge issued the arrest warrant after an Istanbul prosecutor opened an investigation into Kanter's alleged "membership of an armed terrorist organisation", Sabah daily reported.

Kanter, 25, a centre for Oklahoma City Thunder, previously backed Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen in Twitter postings after an attempted putsch last July aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Turkey calls the group backing Gulen the "Fethullah Terrorist Organization" - or FETO for short.

Kanter responded to the news early Friday morning.

Translation: "I am already going to come there to spit on all of your ugly, hate-filled faces."

Will Kanter ever return to Turkey? It remains to be seen.