Turkish National Security Council says it will not abandon its sovereign “rights” in the Aegean Sea
The Turkish National Security Council announced it would not abandon its “territorial sovereign rights” after it convened to discuss the latest developments. The talks focused, among other issues on the Greek-Turkish relations following the EU-Turkey Summit meeting in Bulgaria, as well as the military operations in Afrin, Syria.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan presided over the 4-hour meeting, and according to reports the body released a statement claiming it did not intend to let go of its territorial rights in the Aegean Sea and the Cypriot Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).
According to Greek TV station Skai TV, Turkey accused Greece of exhibiting behaviour that was unbefitting of a neighbouring country. Ankara warned Iraq that Turkey would invade it of Baghdad failed to take action against the Kurdish PKK, as state-run Anadolu news agency reported.
You may be interested
Lotto results: Saturday 21 July 2018Panos - Jul 21, 2018
The winning numbers from the Lotto draw on Saturday 21 July 2018 are as follows:
The miracle berry that fueled Alexander & his Macedonian Army’s conquestsmakis - Jul 20, 2018
Scientists say that a superfood berry was widely consumed by Alexander the Great and his Macedonian army as they set…
14 injured in northern German city after knife attackmakis - Jul 20, 2018
A man has reportedly used a knife on a bus and injured at least 14 more people injured after a…