Since the coup attempt in Turkey in July 2016, the local authorities have asked the Federal criminal police office, in a media report, according to the 990 changes via Interpol to put out an APB.

the “world” (Saturday) wrote, relying on a response from the Federal government to a Minor Interpellation of the left party. In 925 of the cases, the Turkish authorities wanted to obtain therefore, a capture, in 65 cases should be determined according to the report, the stay of the people. How often the German authorities failed to comply with the request of the Turkish counterparts, remained open.

in mid-September 2018, reports had to ask the German press Agency, citing a reply from the Ministry of justice on a left-group-request of 848 Search.

Since the coup, the Turkish government is cracking down on alleged enemies of the state and government critics.