Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan once again compared the actions of the German authorities to "Nazi methods", this time the reproach concerns Chancellor Angela Merkel personally. This is reported by DW. com.
"You are now also using Nazi methods," Erdogan said in his speech broadcasted by Turkish television. "With respect to whom? To my Turkish brothers and sisters in Germany, to my brothers and sisters-ministers, to my brothers and sisters-deputies, who visited your country, "- said Erdogan, according to dpa news agency.
Yulia Klekner, deputy chairman of the Christian Democratic Union party, reacted to the words of the Turkish president as follows: "Is Mr. Erdogan still in his right mind?" - cites her words dpa agency.
Earlier, Turkey accused Germany of supporting the network of Muslim preacher Fethullah Gülen, whom Ankara accuses of attempting a coup d'état last year.