US, German envoys among 10 ambassadors whose expulsion ordered by Erdogan

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday told his foreign minister to expel the ambassadors of 10 countries including Germany and the United States who appealed for the release of a jailed civil society leader. The envoys issued a highly unusual joint statement on Monday saying the continued detention of Parisian-born philanthropist and activist Osman Kavala “cast a shadow” over Turkey. The escalating row … Continue reading US, German envoys among 10 ambassadors whose expulsion ordered by Erdogan