No: 83, 21 March 2017, Press Release Regarding The Demonstrations Held In The Hague And Amsterdam On March 20, 2017 , 21.03.2017
The fact that the Dutch authorities allowed the holding of demonstrations
where PKK symbols as well as the photos of the terrorist leader were used
under the pretext of Newroz celebrations reveals that the Netherlands
insistently keeps its recently adopted biased and unfriendly attitude
towards our country.
It is unacceptable that the Netherlands allows the demonstrations held by
the terrorist organization which target the upcoming referendum in Turkey.
This is particularly inadmissible considering that the Netherlands
prevented Turkish authorities from meeting with the Turkish community
living in this country, violated the Conventions on diplomatic and consular
relations and usurped the freedom of speech and assembly. This approach is
not only an another demonstration of double standards by the Netherlands
against Turkey, but also a regrettable example of practices that distort