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Turkey's family affairs minister arrives in Netherlands by road - NOS broadcaster
March 11, 2017 / 7:47 PM / 6 months ago

Turkey's family affairs minister arrives in Netherlands by road - NOS broadcaster

Crowd gather to welcome the Turkish Family Minister Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya, who decided to travel to Rotterdam by land after Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu's flight was barred from landing by the Dutch government, in Rotterdam, Netherlands March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Yves Herman - RTX30M91

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Turkish family affairs minister arrived in Rotterdam by road on Saturday against the wishes of the Dutch government, broadcaster NOS reported.

There were however conflicting reports, with the Turkish media saying that her convoy was turned around at the German border and did not make it to Rotterdam.

Reporting By Anthony Deutsch; Editing by Dominic Evans

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