Islam in Austria Turkey

Austrian Chancellor insists Turkey’s politicians be banned from campaigning in the country…….


 

It hass something to do with that sovereignty thing.

 

Turkey’s imperial grand pubah Erdogan has repeatedly told Turks living in Germany not to assimilate, remain Turk Muslims. It’s why Austria and to some limited degree even Germany are pushing back.

Austria calls for EU-wide ban on Turkish campaign events

Turkish politicians should be banned from political campaigning across the European Union, Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern said Sunday.

“A collective EU response to prevent such campaign events would make sense so that individual countries like Germany where appearances are forbidden don’t end up being pressured by Turkey,” Kern told German newspaper Welt am Sonntag.

 

Ankara is wooing voters among Germany’s three-million-strong population of Turkish origin – the largest outside Turkey — to support expanding President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s powers in an April 16 referendum.

 

Several German towns prevented appearances by Erdogan’s ministers last week, citing security and safety concerns.

 

The cancellations have angered the Turkish government, which accused Berlin of seeking to undermine its referendum campaign.

 

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