Jan Boehmermann

Erdogan's fresh legal complaint against German satirist thrown out

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's fresh legal complaint against a German satirist who ridiculed him in a poem has been unsuccessful, with the attorney general's office calling the action...

Turkey's Erdogan launches fresh legal action against German satirist

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday launched fresh legal action against a German satirist he believes insulted him.

German TV comic defends satirical poem that insulted Erdogan

A German TV comic whose satirical poem insulted Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan released a video message Wednesday in response to a decision by prosecutors not to pursue a criminal...

Germany ends investigation of comedian who insulted Erdogan on TV

German prosecutors said Tuesday that they had dropped an investigation into comedian Jan Boehmermann for insulting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the latest twist in a spat that strained...

Turkey's Erdogan seeks total ban on German comedian's poem

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is seeking a complete ban on a poem he deems defamatory by German comedian Jan Boehmermann, Der Spiegel magazine reported Saturday.