Turkey condemns Germany allowing terrorist PKK rally

Turkey condemns Germany allowing terrorist PKK rally BERLIN (Reuters) – The Turkish government has failed to convince Germany’s BND foreign intelligence agency that U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen was behind last summer’s failed coup in Turkey, the BND head told a German magazine. Turkish President …

Investing.com

Another campaign rally likely in Germany: Turkish official

This photo shows people waving Turkish flags during an event in Oberhausen, Germany, February 18, 2017. (Photo by AFP). Turkey has raised the possibility of holding another pro-Erdogan campaign rally in Germany before a referendum next month while …

Press TV

German Kurds stage anti-Erdogan protest in Frankfurt

German Kurds have taken to the streets of Frankfurt to protest against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Tens of thousands voiced their opposition to next months Turkish referendum on greater presidential powers and demanded a ‘NO’ vote to …

SFGate

Turkey summons German envoy over ‘pro-PKK rally scandal’

Turkey summoned Germany’s ambassador to express its fury over a Frankfurt rally where protesters brandished insignia of outlawed Kurdish militants, the presidential spokesman said Sunday, denouncing it as a “scandal”. Some 30,000 pro-Kurdish …

Yahoo News

Turkey accuses Germany of supporting cleric blamed for failed coup

Turkey has accused Germany of supporting a US based cleric it blames for last year’s coup. President Erdogan’s spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said doubts raised by Germany’s spy agency, the BND, that Fethullah Gulen was behind the failed uprising were proof …

euronews

German media ‘only marginally competent’ in Turkey reporting

The German-Turkish relationship is in tatters. What we know about Turkey, about Erdogan and about the PKK comes from media reports. In a DW interview, Turkey scholar Caner Aver criticizes their limited perspectives. Niederlande Demonstrationen für …

Deutsche Welle

Kurdish supporters in Frankfurt protest against Erdogan

FRANKFURT, March 18 (Reuters) – Around 30,000 Kurdish supporters demonstrated in the German city of Frankfurt on Saturday against Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and an April referendum that would give him sweeping new powers. Protesters …

Daily Mail

Kurdish demonstrators in Germany protest against Erdogan

‘Europeans should hear us, empathise with our suffering and help us. It would be best if they imposed economic sanctions on Turkey’. Kurdish protesters with posters reading “No to dictatorship” in city center of Frankfurt am Main, western Germany, …

Middle East Eye

Erdoğan’s spokesperson: “Turkophobia is on the rise in Europe”

The tensions between Ankara and Berlin continue to increase as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s spokesperson stated that additional rallies in support of Erdoğan will be held in Germany and Turkish ministers will attend them. The spokesperson …

JerusalemOnline

Turkey Detains 740 Suspects in Operations against Kurdish Militants: Report

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Turkish authorities have detained 740 people for suspected links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) over the last three days, state media reported on Saturday citing an Interior Ministry source. Authorities carried out 36

Tasnim News Agency (press release)

Thousands of Kurds protest Erdogan, Turkish referendum in Germany’s Frankfurt (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Around 30,000 Kurdish supporters took to the streets in the German city of Frankfurt on Saturday to denounce the Turkish President and the upcoming referendum which seeks to expand his presidential powers. The protesters carried Iraqi Kurdistan flags

RT

Germany angers Turkey with coup remarks and PKK rally

German spy chief unconvinced US-based religious leader was behind failed coup as PKK backers hold rally in Frankfurt. Umut Uras 19 Mar 2017 11:50 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Multiple controversies between Germany and …

Aljazeera.com

Germany supports group behind Turkish coup attempt- Erdogan spokesman (Update 1)

urkey on Sunday accused Germany of supporting the network of a U.S.-based Muslim cleric it blames for last year’s attempted coup, comments likely to aggravate a diplomatic feud between Ankara and Berlin. On Saturday, German news magazine Der …

Cyprus Mail

No evidence exiled Turkish cleric Gulen behind anti-Erdogan coup – German intel

There is no evidence that self-exiled Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen is behind the failed 2016 military coup in Turkey, the head of German intelligence said. Ankara claims the comments are a sign of Berlin backing the Gulen movement. Read more.

RT

Thousands of Kurds Protest Against Erdogan in Germany

Around 30,000 Kurds and Kurdish supporters took to the streets of the German city of Frankfurt on Saturday to protest against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the approaching referendum that would vastly expand his powers. The demonstrators …

Sputnik International

Germany Turkey: 30000 Kurds in Frankfurt anti-Erdogan protest

Some 30,000 Turkish Kurds have held a demonstration in the German city of Frankfurt against the Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Protesters came from all over Germany ahead of Kurdish new year celebrations. They called for democracy and a No …

BBC News

Germany supports group behind Turkish coup attempt – Erdogan spokesman

Turkey on Sunday accused Germany of supporting the network of a U.S.-based Muslim cleric it blames for last year’s attempted coup, comments likely to aggravate a diplomatic feud between Ankara and Berlin. Posted 19 Mar 2017 17:30. U.S. based cleric …

Channel NewsAsia

German intelligence chief not convinced of FETÖ involvement in Turkey coup attempt

The president of Germany’s Federal Intelligence Service (BND) could not see a direct link between the Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ) and the July 15 coup attempt in Turkey despite all the documents submitted to German authorities, German news magazine …

Daily Sabah

Germany not ‘convinced’ Gulen behind failed Turkey coup

Germany’s intelligence chief today said that US-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen was not the mastermind behind a failed July 15 coup aimed at ousting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. “Turkey has tried on different levels to convince us of

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