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Merkel ally says Erdogan 'not welcome' in Germany

Rebuke reflects exasperation over Turkish president's comments comparing Berlin to the Nazis

Mr Erdogan repeated his criticism of Germany and other European countries on Tuesday, saying today's "fascist and cruel" Europe resembled the pre-World War Two era


TURKISH President Tayyip Erdogan has crossed a line by comparing Berlin's government to the Nazis and he and other officials are no longer welcome in Germany, a senior ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday.

The rebuke from Volker Bouffier, vice-chairman of Ms...

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