Erdogan targeting German Turks with 'propaganda': ministers

Berlin, Aug 22 Germany's foreign and justice ministers warned today that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was using "propaganda" to divide their country's three-million- strong ethnic Turkish...

Aug 22, 2017 10:38 PM | Newsscroll

German minister says Erdogan backers threatened his wife

Berlin, Aug 22 German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has accused supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of threating his wife amid a festering diplomatic crisis.He said that Erdogan's...

Aug 22, 2017 4:19 PM | Newsscroll

Germany welcomes release of writer sought by Turkey

Berlin, Aug 20 Germany welcomed the release Sunday of a German writer detained in Spain on a Turkish warrant and accused Turkey of abusing the international system used to hunt down...

Aug 20, 2017 11:20 PM | Newsscroll

Erdogan urges 'slap' for German ruling parties in polls

Istanbul, Aug 20 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today called on Turkish-origin Germans to give a "slap" to both parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition in September polls,...

Aug 20, 2017 8:22 PM | Newsscroll

Spain releases German-Turkish writer sought by Ankara

Berlin, Aug 20 A Spanish court today ordered the conditional release of German-Turkish writer Dogan Akhanli a day after police had arrested him at Ankara's request, his lawyer said.Berlin - which...

Aug 20, 2017 7:52 PM | Newsscroll

Erdogan warns German foreign minister to 'know your limits'

Istanbul, Aug 19 President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on told German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel to "know your limits" after he vehemently criticised the Turkish leader for interfering in Germany's...

Aug 19, 2017 11:39 PM | Newsscroll

German minister slams Erdogan's 'interference' in Germany's

voteBerlin, Aug 18 German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel hit out today against "interference" by Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Germany's elections, after the Turkish leader urged Turks...

Aug 18, 2017 8:38 PM | Newsscroll

Macron backs US anti-racism activists

Paris, Aug 17 French President Emmanuel Macron backed anti-racism activists in the United States today in a message that avoided criticising US President Donald Trump over his reaction to violence...

Aug 17, 2017 9:45 PM | Newsscroll

Germany opens probe against Swiss spies: report

Berlin, Aug 14 German prosecutors have opened a probe against three Swiss intelligence agents on suspicion of spying on German authorities hunting tax cheats in a case that has strained cross-border...

Aug 14, 2017 4:25 PM | Newsscroll

Germany warns US over Russia sanctions

Berlin, Jul 28 Germany warned today that it would not accept any new US sanctions against Russia that targeted European companies at the same time.Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel underlined the...

Jul 28, 2017 6:20 PM | Newsscroll