German Comedian&#039s Crude Poem About Turkish President Sparks Controversy

German police are providing protection for the controversial comedian Jan Boehmermann after he performed a crude poem criticizing Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on German Television. Investigators are also seeking into whether Boehmermann could have violated German speech laws. NPR’s Robert Siegel speaks with Anton Troianovski of the Wall Street Journal about the controversy.

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