Axar.az
UP
23 August 2017


Denmark summons Turkish envoy over 'anti-Erdogan list'

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

Denmark on Monday summoned Turkey's charge d'affaires for talks after local media reported that Danish citizens of Turkish origin critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed they had been tagged as traitors by Ankara.

Axar.az reports that the Danish Foreign Ministry said in a statement its foreign policy director "made it clear" that Denmark "saw with great concern" those reports about Danish citizens allegedly being registered by Turkish authorities accused of treason because of their political affiliation.

During the meeting, the charge d'affaires said Turkey denied registering Turks living in Denmark based on their political opposition to the government or even having such a registry.

Informing on Turks is only permitted in terrorism-related issues, the charge d'affaires said, according to the Danish ministry statement.

The Turkish charge d'affaires could not be reached for immediate comment.

On Saturday, Danish daily Berlingske reported that several Danish citizens of Turkish origin claimed to have been accused of treason by Ankara and placed on a list because of their political views.

Date
2017.03.20 / 23:59
Author
Axar.az
Comments
Загрузка...
See also

Mossad chief to accompany Netanyahu on official visit

Turkey will not allow PYD to germinate in Afrin

Poroshenko seeks to discuss alleged nuclear

US cuts withholds $290 million from Egypt over rights

Japan diplomats hope to solve Kuril Islands issue

Turku stabbing attack suspect wanted to join ISIS

Bout barred from calling out of US jail

Venezuela-US relations at ‘worst moment’

Trump considers NAFTA to be terminated

US Catholic priest steps down after revealing KKK past

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla