Turkey's illegal actions a common concern for EU countries, Greek Foreign Min. spox says
Statement of the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Hami Aksoy, in Response to a Question Regarding the Statements of the Greek Foreign Minister in Social Media About Turkey
A 7.0 earthquake hit Greece and Turkey, collapsing buildings in Turkish city Izmir with people trapped inside. The 2 countries have pledged to assist each other, despite tensions: ▪️ No deaths are reported ▪️ Sea surge flooded streets in Izmir, Greek island Samos
Tensions between Greece and Turkey are ratcheting up after Turkey announced plans to keep exploring for gas in the eastern Mediterranean. Greek PM @kmitsotakis says “my message to Turkey is very simple: stop the provocations and let’s start talking as civilized neighbors.”
Refugees have reached the Turkish Greek border close to #Edirne & now they are stuck there. They cant go back to Turkey becaue Turkish soldiers are not allowing them. And they cant move forward because Greece isnt allowing them. Video via @salam_aldeen1 .
🎥 A young girl is treated for the effects of tear gas fired by the Greek police at the migrants on the Turkey/Greece border. More here: