Three Turkish diplomats seeking asylum in Germany after coup - media



At least three Turkish diplomats, reportedly including one military attache, are seeking asylum in Germany in the wake of the failed military coup in Turkey, German media cited government sources as saying.
The Turkish Foreign Ministry has recalled an unknown number of diplomatic passports since the coup.
Representatives of the German Interior Ministry told members of the Bundestag lower house of parliament that three Turkish diplomats in Germany had applied for asylum, Sueddeutsche Zeitung and broadcasters NDR and WDR said.
That would likely further strain tense ties between Ankara and... read more

 
7 October 2016 in World News, Views: 31
Source: Reuters
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