Germany: Merkel against Erdogan’s initiative of Turkish schools’ net
German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has showed her opposition to Turkish Preisdent Erdogan's initiative, of creating a Turkish schools' net in Germany with teachings imparted in Turkish language, because that would fuel discrimination.via Merkel rechaza crear colegios turcos en Alemania | FACTUAL.es - Diario digital libre.
"The idea that all Turkish schoolchildren should study in Turkish schools is not acceptable", says Merkel in an statement published by German newspaper Passauer Neue Presse, a few days before her visit to Ankara.
German Government's chief considers that the ideal solution is that "children and teenagers of Turkish origins go to German schools" to make it easy their integration in Germany, where more than 2.5 million of Turkish origins live.
Turkish community in Germany is also against Erdogan's proposed measure.
So Erdogan's measure has not been very welcomed, has it? Hope that she is not convinced while in Turkey of the contrary...
Cross-posted from T&P.