Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel of the SPD was quick to react, condemning Erdogan's comments as an "unprecedented act of interference".
In February Deniz Yucel, a German-Turkish journalist who works for Germany's Die Welt newspaper, was detained in Turkey over allegations of producing terrorist propaganda. "Vote for those who don't have enmity towards Turkey", he said.
Turkey's president has condemned Germany's mainstream parties and urged German-Turkish voters not to support them in the country's upcoming elections.
The diplomatic row between Turkey and Germany took an unexpected turn on Friday evening, when the bullish mayor of Ankara called out the leader of the German Green party, describing him as an "Armenian servant". "I invite them to teach a lesson to those political parties at the ballot box", he added.
Erdogan's call comes days after Chancellor Angela Merkel, who leads the Christian Democratic Union, criticized Turkey for jailing journalists and activists, saying that the bilateral relationship couldn't continue unchanged.
"We will not stand for any kind of interference", Merkel said from a Friday campaign event in Herford in northwestern Germany. Turkey responded to the ban by accusing Berlin of "Nazi-like" tactics. "You should vote for those who are not hostile to Turkey", he said.
Tensions further rose after Ankara's repeated refusals to grant German lawmakers access to their forces deployed in Turkey, prompting Berlin to relocate a number of soldiers from Incirlik air base to Jordan.
Gabriel said his government has been concerned for years over issues like "restrictions on the freedom of the press, treatment of the Kurdish minority" in Turkey.
Since a failed coup in July a year ago, tens of thousands of people have been arrested in Turkey - including officials, academics and journalists.
German authorities chose to get directly involved in the case of German writer of Turkish origin Dogan Akhanli, detained in Spain, Der Spiegel magazine reported Saturday.
Relations between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies have been deteriorating for more than a year, particularly since the July 2016 coup attempt in Turkey during which at least 240 people died.
Her replacement, ex-human rights ombudsman Tarek Saab, this week outlined corruption accusations against Ortega and her husband. She said she would ask the country's CNE elections authority for information about candidates running in October.
The Obama administration said the new standards were necessary because of sea level rise associated with climate change. Each agency's National Environmental Policy Act would be reviewed by an interagency working group.
J-Law's £18m fell short of her earnings in previous years, when she won the Oscar for Silver Linings Playbook and scored £35m. Forbes released their 2017 list with Emma Stone at the No. 1 spot earning an estimated $26 million in the last 12 months.
Surgut, about 2,100km (1,300 miles) east of Moscow in the Khanty-Mansiysk area of Siberia, has a population of more than 350,000. Police officers are attempting to establish the attacker's motive and are investigating claims he was mentally ill.
He had a remarkable chemistry with his audience - that's what made him such an awesome professional and why he was so loved. As a highly sought-over television personality, Forsyth left The Generation Game in 1977 to pursue other opportunities.
The court ordered that National Investigation Agency (NIA) will probe the case under the supervision of Justice RV Raveendran . In response, NIA told the top court that it has not started the probe as Kerala Police was investigating the matter.
It will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 540 GPU and 6GB of RAM. The Mi MIX with the ceramic body is also highly fragile and we have broken our own Mi MIX display.
A new setting has been added that allows you to disable pop-up notifications while you're watching a movie or TV show on your PS4. If you use your console to broadcast , you'll be glad to know Sony is including some updates in 5.0 that'll suit your habits.
Jose Bautista went 1 for 4 with a double and an RBI while Ryan Goins added an RBI of his own before leaving due to injury . Blue Jays manager John Gibbons was ejected from the game in the top of the seventh inning for arguing balls and strikes.
The Cambrils suspects had an axe and knives in the vehicle as well as fake explosive belts stuck to their bodies, said police. That house blew up Wednesday night, killing one person, apparently as a result of exploding gas canisters.
Kalanick resigned as CEO in late July, after a number of scandals blew up around the company, but still sits on Uber's board. Kalanick described Benchmark's claims of fraud as a "fabrication articulated for the first time in its complaint".
Teenagers who use e-cigarettes 'more likely to smoke tobacco'
A year later, 34-percent of the e-cigarette users had smoked tobacco compared to only 9 percent of those who had never vaped. Experts looked at survey responses from 2,836 pupils from 20 schools in England at age 13 and 14, and again a year later.
Solar Eclipse: Your questions answered
Governor Kate Brown has activated the National Guard in case it needs to assist any of the state's expected one million visitors. Lee Azpiroz, optometrist at PeaceHealth Medical Group, offers safety tips for Creswellian viewers during this spectacular event.
Stabbing spree in Finland leaves two dead, several injured
Multiple ambulances, fire engines, and police cars are attending the centre of the city, which is 90 miles west of Helsinki . Meanwhile, the Department of Foreign Affairs says there are no reports of any Irish citizens being affected at this stage.
USA launch China trade investigation
He has accused the communist nation of cheating the USA economy out of "hundreds of billions of dollars in trade". The probe threatens to further complicate the countries' efforts to contain North Korea's nuclear threat.
Taylor Swift left 'a blank space, baby' on social media
Most of the speculations lead to the possibility that Taylor might be building up hype and excitement for her upcoming album . And all of this also comes as the three-year anniversary of "1989", her last studio album , approaches in October.
Google Search now auto plays videos for you
They further went on to remind the audience about when " Instant Apps " were introduced during the I/O conference back in 2016. Google will be livestreaming an unveiling event live from New York City at 2:40pm ET to coincide with the solar eclipse .
LG V30: Everything we know so far
If the G6 and Samsung's Galaxy S8 were to hook up and have relations, the V30 is what their offspring would look like. In order to compete with Samsung and Apple, LG is coming up with two new smartphones namely LG V30 and LG V30 Plus.