Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan spoke on the current agenda in the region after Fridays’ prayer he attended at the St. Ali Mosque. Erdoğan’s statement is as follows:
“… We cannot leave the slightest attack on our civil ships unanswered. If this continues they will receive a response. Its not possible to leave these things unanswered.
Oruç Reis will continue its work until the 23rd. My wish is that the German Chancellor also met with Mitsotakis after meeting with me. That he reaches the line he told us during this meeting. If Mitsotakis does not respect international law here; you are already aware that they brought the cemeteries of our cognates in Western Thrace under fire. These are not good signals whatsoever. We do not leave our cognates alone, alive or dead. We do what is necessary when the time is right. I will say this openly and clearly …”.
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