Turkish Minister of Justice denied permission to address Turkish citizens at a meeting in Gaggenau, Germany
Bekir BOZDAĞ Turkish Minister of Justice was not granted permission for a speech he would submit at a meeting in Germany. The permission granted for the meeting where he would address Turkish citizens this night in Gaggenau province Baden-Württemberg state of Germany about the constitutional amendment referendum was cancelled.The reason for the cancellation was announced as the lack of capacity of the hall.
Concerning the matter, German Minister of Justice Heiko Maas said: “The Turkish politicians to attend meetings in Germany should very well know of how freedom of the press and expression is important for us. And those who demand freedom of expression should themselves be able to ensure freedom of the press”. (TP/HK/TK)