Erdogan Urges Turks in EU to Have More Children to Become 'Future of Europe'
MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on Friday on Turkish nationals living in European countries to have five children to increase Turkish presence on the continent, calling the Turks "future of Europe."
"I am calling out to my citizens, by brothers and sisters in Europe. Have not just three but five children…Open more businesses, enroll your children in better schools, make your family live in better neighborhoods, drive the best cars, live in the most beautiful houses. That’s because you are the future of Europe," Erdogan was quoted as saying by the Hurriyet daily newspaper.