Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called the Dutch authorities "fascists and remnants of Nazism". He made such statement at the rally in Istanbul. Moreover, just the day before Erdogan accused Germany of "Nazi practices", which authorities, like in the Netherlands, stood against campaigning of Turkish politicians in the country before the upcoming referendum on expanding the powers of the Turkish president.
This was reported by AFP.
"They are the vestiges of the Nazis, they are fascists,"AFP quotes Erdogan's words at the rally.
Earlier we reported that Dutch police used water cannon to break up protest against the actions of Netherlands’ authorities towards Turkish officials. Mounted Police also took part in dispersing protest.