European Parliament calls on Turkey to halt nuclear plant

7 July 2017
443 Views

The European Parliament at a plenary session in Strasbourg on Thursday adopted a resolution on Turkey that calls on Ankara to abandon its plans to build Turkey’s first Akkuyu nuclear power plant. A total of 477 MEPs voted for the non-binding resolution, 64 against. “[The European Parliament] calls on the Turkish Government to halt its plans for the construction of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant; points out that the envisaged site is located in a region prone to severe earthquakes, hence posing a major threat not only to Turkey, but also to the Mediterranean region,” the resolution said.

You may be interested

Greek Defence Council underway over F-16 upgdare and frigates
GREECE
shares14 views
GREECE
shares14 views

Greek Defence Council underway over F-16 upgdare and frigates

makis - Apr 23, 2018

In light of Turkey’s continuous belligerent stance towards Greece, the Governmental Council on Foreign Affairs and Defence (KYSEA) is meeting…

Greek GDP primary surplus at 4.2%, EC Vice-President and ELSTAT say
GREECE
shares13 views
GREECE
shares13 views

Greek GDP primary surplus at 4.2%, EC Vice-President and ELSTAT say

makis - Apr 23, 2018

Greece has achieved a 4.2% primary surplus of the GDP fo 2017, according to official data released by the Hellenic…

Turkey: “We lowered all flags from the rocks & sent videos to Greece”
SLIDE
shares28 views
SLIDE
shares28 views

Turkey: “We lowered all flags from the rocks & sent videos to Greece”

makis - Apr 23, 2018

Yigit Bulut, the head adviser to the Turkish President provokes once again by saying that “it would be a shame…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.