Turkey on Monday strongly warned the German parliament against adopting a resolution recognizing the mass killings of Armenians under the Ottoman Empire as genocide, saying it could have repercussions for bilateral ties.

The German lower house of parliament is set to vote on Thursday on the resolution over the two years of slaughter from 1915, which carries the contested word “genocide” throughout the text.

“Germany is our friend and our ally where many citizens of Turkish origin live,” said deputy prime minister and government spokesman Numan Kurtulmus. “Germany must be careful concerning its relations with Turkey.”

“I do not think that the German parliament will destroy this relationship for the sake of two or three politicians” who put the resolution before the Bundestag, he added.

The debate over the resolution also comes at a hugely sensitive time in Berlin-Ankara relations.

Armenians say up to 1.5 million were killed between 1915 and 1917 in a targeted campaign of genocide by top Ottoman officials to wipe out their people from Anatolia.

 

AFP

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Silver Bird
Silver Bird
2016-05-31 05:53

– #fuckturkey

Viz
Viz
2016-05-31 05:46

am I becoming desensitized to Erdogan acting like nut?

andy
andy
2016-05-31 07:17
Reply to  Viz

if someone is originaly NUT, then he doesn’t need to act like a NUT

abuslaimen
abuslaimen
2016-05-31 05:44

waiting for the day that this inbred coils over and has a slow deep heart attack

Pro Spectre
Pro Spectre
2016-05-31 07:11

well … WHO cares about the little angry #Sultan?

andy
andy
2016-05-31 08:39
Reply to  Pro Spectre

Germany must have to care n RESPECT, he is member of NATO,
king of ISIS,n best partner of ()bama

daeshit sucks
daeshit sucks
2016-05-31 23:46
Reply to  andy

Germany doesn’t produce polonium 210, BSD can’t take care of Gollum… But who knows, there may be a HPG guy to receive a Kornet or an Igla-S for his anniversary and with some accurate intel, take care of Gollum with the greatest kurdish respect and we’ll see the footage on Gerilla-TV

Armenian genocide
Armenian genocide
2016-05-31 09:45

This turkey needs to be slaughtered.
Give back to the Armenians and the the Kurds their land.
Let’s see if Germany is conquered by the Turks.

daeshit sucks
daeshit sucks
2016-05-31 14:46

Yeah, go, Germany, frenchs already did it. The little sultan thinks he has says in E.U. affairs, f**k Gollum!
BTW, he already had a visa free moving/free trade system made with Syria! It was the trojan-horse to destroy Syria, now he wants it with the E.U.

vic the whip
vic the whip
2016-06-01 14:56

The Turks taught Europe how to Genocide.Turkish history must not rub off anymore on European history.

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Stern Daler
2016-06-02 01:34

Powerful Turkey warns week Germany of the consequences of naughty behaviour? Bar Turkish goods! Bar travel to Turkey! And send the many Turks living in Europe back to Turkey and the Sultan! That will be the true show of the power of the Neo-Ottomen Sultanate,