U.S. Ambassador in Ankara John bass (John Bass) was summoned to the Turkish foreign Ministry. On Monday, may 22, Anadolu Agency reports.
It is noted that the diplomat in oral and written form expressed protest in connection with the incident at the residence of the Turkish Ambassador in Washington, which occurred during a visit by Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Washington.
According to the Agency, the head of the us mission said on the unacceptability of aggressive actions of the security forces of the United States against employees of the Turkish intelligence services.
Ankara has officially demanded from the American authorities to investigate the incident and to make a statement on the matter.
On Tuesday, may 16, at the residence of the Turkish Ambassador to the US clashed. According to The Guardian, the brawl was attended by the opponents of the current Turkish authorities and the guards of the President. Hürriyet Daily News reports that the clash occurred between supporters and opponents of Erdogan.
As a result, nine people injured, while two were seriously injured. Two more were arrested, one of them was charged with insulting a police officer.
Turkish diplomatic mission in the United States accused in the incident of demonstrators, associated with the outlawed Turkey Kurdistan workers ‘ party (PKK).