Kemal Şahin is an entrepreneur in Germany who comes from Turkey. The engineer started out selling T-shirts in Aachen. Now his textiles group has annual sales of more than a billion euros. Tensions between Turkey and Germany are painful for him.
A UEFA evaluation report has given Germany the edge over Turkey in the two countries' bids to host Euro 2024. It named human rights and accommodation among the problematic issues for Turkey.
The German Federation of Journalists and Amnesty International have announced they will hold a joint rally in Berlin to protest Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's state visit this month.
The 46-year-old, who was arrested a month ago, was found guilty of uploading photos of Kurdish rebels on social media. He's one of several Germans in detention in Turkey on similar charges.
The German chancellor views the EU-Turkey migrant deal as a model for working with North African countries. Following an informal EU summit, the bloc decided to broaden engagement with Arab states to stem migration.
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