Turkey and Germany

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Germany aims to improve relations with Turkey

Germany's foreign minister says Berlin wants to continue "to work hard" to improve relations with Turkey, ABC News reported. Heiko Maas spoke Wednesday before departing for a two-day visit to Turkey …

Golden statue of Erdogan removed in Germany

The golden effigy of the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been removed by the fire brigade in the western German city of Wiesbaden. The 4-meter statue of Erdogan had been erected in Wiesbaden on …

Will Germany provide emergency financial aid to Turkey?

The German government is considering providing emergency financial assistance to Turkey as concerns grow in Berlin that a full-blown economic crisis could destabilize the region, the Wall Street Journal writes. According to German and …

Golden Erdogan statue erected in German city

A golden effigy of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was erected in a central German city as part of an art festival whose motto is “bad news.” The larger-than-life statue in Wiesbaden depicts Erdogan …

Heiko Maas to visit Turkey in early September - media

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas intends to visit Ankara and Istanbul on September 5-6, the DPA agency reported citing its own sources, noting that it would happen three weeks before Turkish President Recep Tayyip …

Erdogan to pay state visit to Germany

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will pay a state visit to Germany on Sept. 28-29, a spokeswoman for German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Tuesday, amid efforts by the allies to improves ties strained …

German journalist freed in Turkey - media

A German journalist detained in Turkey for a year Deniz Yucel is being released from jail pending trial, German officials and his lawyer said. Yucel, a correspondent for German daily Die Welt, could still …

Turkey says no freeze on deal to upgrade German-made tanks

Turkey dismissed reports of German caretaker government putting on hold a decision on upgrading German-made tanks in Turkey due to uncertainty over the formation of a new government, Daily Sabah reports. Speaking to reporters following …

Afrin freezes German tank upgrade for Turkey

Germany’s caretaker government has decided to put on hold any decision on upgrading German-made Leopard tanks in Turkey as requested by its NATO ally Ankara. A government spokesman confirmed a report by Der Spiegel magazine that …