Dutch riot police break up Turkish protest
- Dutch riot police have broken up a protest by more than 1,000 supporters of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, after diplomatic tensions between Turkey and the Netherlands.
Demonstrators had gathered outside the Turkish consulate in Rotterdam to show support for Mr Erdogan after two Turkish ministers were prevented from addressing a rally in the Dutch city ahead of Turkey's referendum next month.
But the Dutch authorities view the referendum as a step backwards from democracy and have told Ankara to keep its ministers away.(Excerpt) Read more at: news.sky.com ...
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