Turkey files investigation into Dutch lawmaker

Turkish prosecutors filed an investigation on Feb. 16 into far-right Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders over a social media post seeking to vilify Turkey‘s president.

The chief public prosecutor’s office in the capital Ankara said in a statement that the probe involving Wilders, who heads the Party for Freedom, was opened due to a Twitter post “including a photograph and written insult about President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Feb. 15.”

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