Courting the Diaspora Erdogan Hopes Germany's Turks Can Get Him Re-Elected

Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan is running for re-election in June, and is hoping that Germany's large Turkish community can help him secure the votes he needs. But his request for electoral help from the German government has ruffled feathers.
Erdogan's speech in Düsseldorf was a campaign event.

Erdogan's speech in Düsseldorf was a campaign event.

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Translated from the German by Paul Cohen