Agence France-PresseFebruary 5, 2014 00:18
Wracked by a damaging corruption scandal at home, a defiant Turkish prime minister took his election campaign to the streets of Berlin Tuesday, seeking to rally Germany's vast Turkish community.
"We will stand up straight. We'll never bow down, you can be sure of that. We only bow before God," Recep Tayyip Erdogan told thousands of flag-waving Turks in the Kreuzberg area of the German capital, known affectionately as "Little Istanbul."