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when paul came over the scene from cameroon to berlin starts october fourth on t.w. . this is deja news coming to you live from berlin turkey's president says he wants to research his country's strained relations with germany richard john has just arrived in berlin really succeed in making a new start in his country's a release made during his state visit also coming up european football's governing body you a fund gets set to announce who will host the two thousand and twenty four european
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championships it's a choice between germany and turkey we talked to our sports correspondent after you if i had quarters in new york. hello and welcome. turkey's president of the bedouin has arrived in berlin at the start of his first state visit to germany ties between the two countries are strained over a number of issues including turkey's detention of german nationals in the post-coup who cracked down and also says he wants a new stop the protests are planned in berlin and five thousand police officers will be out on the streets security has been raised to eleven cutely reserved for the u.s. president and. the launch sponsor of lin's city center will be closed off to the
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three day state visit now the turkish president will visit several landmark says the chancery will meet macula. on friday the bellevue palace where the state banquet will take place and the war memorial noire vodka. also road closures in place all around the famous hotel. where the turkish president will be staying. for more we're joined by our chief political editor she's in the heart of bourbons government district first of all tell us why is this visit so significant. because german turkish relations are very strained at this very moment in time and although added one in a major article today in frankfurt target's mind inside of newspaper calls basically for a reset of those relations at the level at the same time we're hearing from the
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foreign ministry that a change in rhetoric simply won't do in the past he's accused the german chancellor of using nazi methods he also called on voters ahead of the general elections just over a year ago to not vote going to michael's party or the social democrat so basically the major parties here in germany interfering here in the election protest process so a lot of things including five german citizens who are still imprisoned in turkey that are bracing question marks over how easy it can be a state visit or not to return to something like normal relations. has arrived in but he's only going to a chance and lamented tomorrow what does she hope to get out of this meeting. well she needs a stable turkey so she will also have an interest to help the turkish president in his hour of need because that's where he is right now he helped in the migration
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crisis through what became known as the turkey migration deal one point three million migrants mostly syrians are in turkey right now those didn't move further towards europe and germany but the turkish lira has seen a crash in recent months it's down by forty percent there is little investment german companies are afraid to invest frankly in what is becoming increasingly an author and terry and regime and less predictable for businesses so germany needs turkey also for strategic energy regions of the german thought so we'll be inclined to offer him something but it already has a for once it has a real pressure point a real moment where it can get some assurances in terms of bull of law out of the president out of one it will be interesting to see how much of that will be really transparent in public statements right chief political editor michel thank you very
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much for that assessment. so we have permission on what you and chancellor angela merkel is hoping to get out of this state visit for the turkish president but what does he want from germany and. turkey correspond to han reports from istanbul. america looks friendly yet aloof while rigid type sleepy is that the plummeting. that's how cartoonists portrays the turkish president's visit to germany he says turkey's currency crisis is a huge problem for. it's affecting everyone in the country he's had to reduce the size of his satirical magazine lamond because the price of paper has more than doubled in the last few months. just getting to know the. amazing mission of the dedication and self-sacrifice have always been a part of liking in turkey. was news to especially in our field rather
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than a picture of here's a look at the letter. but now it has become a real struggle to survive over the world and i don't know if we'll be able to make it here. many turks complain about the rising cost of living due to the currency crash and they worry about the future some are hoping germany and the e.u. might step in. a bad day should help us all mothers of all we don't have a problem with germany or the germans. all my needs in germany is our oldest friend them to say yeah i could to do tricky too much turkish shouldn't have gotten into the situation in the first place i hope everything improves you know michelle a lot you're going to show john turks and germans depend on each other in the last year relations between turkey and germany hit an all time low pro-government turkish newspapers repeatedly ran front pages criticizing and even personally
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insulting chancellor merkel accusing her of nazi practices. now it seems the turkish government is looking for a fresh start and academicians turkey's full my e.u. affairs minister eggman bausch is among those who want relations to improve the war in syria the unpredictable us president and the currency crisis provide plenty of reasons for turkey and germany to work together he says this is his wish list for the machall adlon meeting. more understanding from chancellor merkel to turkey sensitivities cooperation with turkey in the fight against terror more business cooperation. and to be more. optimistic about turkey's european prospects and what can chancellor merkel expect from president add one thing. she can expect from turkey true friendship true cooperation and
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everyone who knows presenter don would agree that if he makes a promise he keeps it so if she can. to make some promises in exchange of the promises that she will make of course then she knows she'll be delivered cartoonist akon will be watching the macula adwan meeting closely at the very least he says it should serve up enough material for some fresh set tire. now by sheer coincidence stretch of dawn is coming to berlin on the day that europe's football governing body. decides if his country turkey or germany will host the two thousand and twenty four european championships germany favorites to win big foot format turkey's desperate to coast in two thousand and twenty four after having made failed bids for the last three tournament. euro twenty twenty four is said to be a footballing spectacle twenty four countries competing in
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a total of fifty one games but who will host the prestigious event germany are regarded as frontrunners you wafers of valuation committee has already backed the bid the german football association see this as a chance to follow up on the success of the two thousand and six world cup and they're clear on the benefits of their bid. we have the stadia the infrastructure the accommodation we also have great fan signs we're basically ready to host the euros tomorrow. but a shadow looms over germany's bid them as it is ill if they also midfielders meeting with turkey's president redshift have added one caused an uproar that eventually ended in retiring from the germany national scene he accused the german football association of racism and discrimination. could that be an advantage for turkey the country is confident its bid can stand on
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its own turkey's footballing culture its modern stadia and even president add to one's passion for the game positives after three unsuccessful bids this one is meant to click. around everyone can see we're ready to host the iraqis we love football we deserve to be the host of. football's been played in turkey five or one hundred years it's part of our lives here. but financial instability and the drop of the lira could put turkey's big potential profits in jeopardy. europe's football governing body has sent out mixed signals they have set clear requirements including on matters such as human rights and freedom of expression on the other hand you a fix pect huge tax breaks from the hosts. its executive committee is made up of twenty members. of the german and turkish representatives come vote one
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member netherlands prague has publicly thrown his support behind turkey. in case of a stalemate you wait for president alexandre schaeffer in will break the tie something he will lean towards germany as it stands it's all up in the air the only certainty the bid for euro two thousand and twenty four is going to be a close race. and if wallace goes straight to me always sports correspondent jonathan crane is standing by he's outside the u.a.e. if i had to quote is something both sides have a lot going for them but they're also down sides for example germany accused of buying the world cup in two thousand and six a scandal that has refused to go away when you might have a bearing on the result you think. yes you mentioned that standard i'm still actually being a. brit but implicated several big figures in. german football
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federation president back he was forced to resign as well as german football legend franz beckenbauer they were allegedly part of a scheme that paid brides for votes to win that two thousand and six world cup bid now the german b. team here are trying to distance themselves and that they say that was a completely different team. to be transparent but that's really one of two things that's maybe costing a bit of a crowd for the other of course being the message to a standard that we heard about in the piece now the turkey speech he might well point to assess an irony that in the german bit it's talks about wanting to unite people no matter what their backgrounds. might well argue that those values only apply. still keys can send the dow to say the country is facing lots of economic problems they leave that is in freefall a can of stadiums big enough a sticky capable of pushing such a launch event. but you mentioned it here it really is struggling and we've already
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seen some big infrastructure projects canceled that will raise some alarm bells with you because a lot of the transport links still need to be put in place ahead of the tournament is also concerns about whether there would be enough accommodation for people and also the stadiums to need to be rebuilt and the capacity for the space is some three hundred thousand down in the german one throughout the whole tournament now turkey has tried to ease some of those concerns by promising a very generous tax breaks also promising use of the stadiums rent free we know how important the finances may be on paper the turkish state could be financially more attractive and also point to russia which of course. another international pariah if you like and they'll say well if russia can do it why can't we and injunction very briefly why you backing to get the non. well if you'd
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asked me this eighteen months ago when the bits were fast amounts i definitely would have said jeremy but i think we're missing a few developments recently that have maybe made the german face a big concern there i think very supportive come to light i would still say germany strong favorites to win this state. is still in it just in cream and beyond thank you very much for that update. it can be offered if it's on the stories making news around the bud china has hit back at us president dollar trump after he accused the country of trying to meddle in the upcoming u.s. mid-term elections a foreign ministry spokesman said beijing did not interfere in country other countries internal affairs trump made the allegation on wednesday saying beijing wanted to sway the elections against his republican party due to his stuff stance on trade. and clashes have erupted between anti india protests and police in indian controlled kashmir protests just threw stones while police fired tear gas and
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