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EU Criticizes Turkey for Summoning German Ambassador

The European Union has criticized Turkey for summoning the German ambassador over a song mocking President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as incompatible with EU democratic values. Asked about the incident during Wednesday’s press briefing, spokeswoman Mina Andreeva said that the move does not seem to be “in line with upholding the freedom of the press and freedom expression, which are values the EU cherishes a lot." Andreeva added that European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker...

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