Turkish officials detained journalist deniz yücel on february 14th, 2017 the 43-year-old journalist, who holds both german and turkish citizenship, writes for the german newspaper die welt. Earlier this month german ambassador to turkey martin erdmann met a group of journalists in istanbul.
By muriel mirak-weissbach special to the mirror-spectator berlin — as the croupier at the roulette table says, “les jeux sont fait” the die is cast in the wake of the german bundestag’s resolution recognizing the armenian genocide, the hysterical reaction from erdogan and his co-thinkers has raised the stakes in a risky gamble with. In reaction to the mounting german-turkish political crisis, germany′s foreign minister sigmar gabriel has written an open letter emphasising that the shift in relations with ankara should not impact on german citizens with turkish roots. Foreign ministers of turkey and germany agree to work towards improving relations after period of a prominent german-turkish journalist who has been jailed in.
German-turkish relations news, analysis, multimedia find out more on sputnik international. Turkish president recep tayyip erdogan damned germany’s major political parties as “enemies of turkey” and urged turks living in germany not to vote for any of them in remarks on friday the new york times succinctly describes the current state of german-turkish relations: turkey accuses. How 'anti-terror' information sharing soured german-turkish relations understanding others when turkey shared with berlin a list of 300 names and 200 organizations in germany that ankara was spying on, it sparked a strong response from germany. Turks in germany, also referred to as german turks and turkish germans the plot is based on interethnic-relations between german and turkish people.
Turkish president recep tayyip erdogan has become a thorn in the side of many european leaders his authoritarian politics, bombastic statements, and arrests of german citizens have injected particular tension into german-turkish relations. A rotation clause intended to limit a foreign worker's initial stay in germany to two years was removed from the german-turkish treaty in 1964. Why are german and turkish relations so strained tensions following failed coup in turkey july 15, 2016: a faction of the turkish military tried to overthrow president recep tayyip erdogan, but ultimately failed.
Deputy prime minister mehmet şimşek said the worst times in turkish-german relations have been left behind and that ties are en route to be revitalized. After germany canceled a political rally featuring a turkish minister, turkish president recep tayyip erdogan likened the german government to the nazis the comments mark a new low in german-turkish relations, npr's soraya sarhaddi nelson reports from berlin german officials condemned the.
Goslar, germany (reuters) - germany and turkey's foreign ministers on saturday agreed to pull out all the stops to improve ties that have soured due to disputes over ankara's post-coup crackdown and the arrests of german citizens in turkey, but they stressed differences remain meeting in an ornate. German chancellor angela merkel and turkish president recep tayyip erdoğan answer questions from reporters in ankara, february 2 (turkish presidency). No european country is more important in relations with turkey than germany - home to the world's largest turkish diaspora - but in turkish media germany is currently being demonized.Download