SABAH – 06 Ekim 2012, Cumartesi – Belgian Vice-Minister-President of the Walloon government Jean-Claude Marcourt has created a startling scandal. In an attempt to acquire votes, Marcourt recently campaigned for the upcoming election with PKK and KCK flags and a poster of the terrorist leader Öcalan hung up in the background.
According to the information obtained Marcourt, who also serves as Minister of Economy SME’s, Foreign Trade, New Technologies and Higher Education, met with members from the KNK as part of campaign efforts in the Liege and Verviers districts for the October 14th,2012 election to be held in Belgium.
Marcourt paid a visit to the Liege Kurdish Cultural Association to participate in a talk with Director Kadri Kızar and other Socialist Party candidates for association members and happened to be seated at a table in front of a wall that had a poster of the imprisoned PKK leader Abdullah Öcalan and flags representing the terrorist organization. During his talk, Marcourt expressed concern regarding the upcoming election and requested the Socialist Party vote in the local elections.