Nothing goes between Germany and Turkey. Various celebrities, politicians and activists of human rights they have a complaint against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and other Turkish officials in the Office of the Federal Prosecutor for war crimes and crimes against humanity.
The lawyers announced on the online portal tagesschau.de, today present the request to the Office of the Federal Prosecutor in accordance with international criminal law. The lawyers argue that they had a “duty to denounce ethnic systematic war crimes in Turkey for complaint here in Germany”
The federal prosecutor said an indictment has so far not been received.
Politicians of leftist activists and artist Konstantin Wecker and Rolf Becker actors are among the supporters of the complaint.
Tagesschau.de As reported, the complaint apparently affects other officials in Turkey, including the former Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and former interior minister Elenzinha Ala. The indictment focuses on the crimes alleged in the Kurdish provinces of southeastern Turkey, more precisely in the town of Cizre. 21 civilians were killed in attacks. In another case, these 150 organizations affecting mostly civilians.