German Writer Detained in Spain at Turkish Request
00:49, Aug 20, 2017
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"German voters, including ones with Turkish background, have a right to vote freely", the chancellor said, accusing Erdogan of "meddling".
The chancellor was speaking late Monday at an election rally of her Christian Democratic Union in Gelnhausen, a town of just over 20,000 about 50 kilometers (31 miles) east of Frankfurt.
Addressing Merkel as "Madam", Erdogan said the Turkish authorities had sent Germany dossiers on 4,500 suspects wanted for extradition to Germany on terror charges and received no answer.
Merkel's spokesman Steffen Seibert said on Twitter: "We expect foreign governments to not interfere in our internal affairs". The visit was since confirmed by Gulen himself, but he denied that this indicated his own involvement in the coup, describing it as "jumping to conclusions".
Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel had bitterly condemned Erdogan's comments as an "unprecedented act of interference" in Germany's sovereignty.
Meanwhile, Turkey has accused Germany of protecting suspects who allegedly played a role in the failed coup attempt past year as well as supporting US-based cleric, Fethullah Gulen who Turkey claims is responsible for the events.
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