Axar.Az Logo

Turkey accuses Greek military of harassing research ship

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

Four Greek F-16 fighter jets harassed the TCG Cesme south of the Greek island of Lemnos, with one of them dropping a flare 2 nautical miles (3.7 kilometres) from the vessel. reports citing Anadolu Agency that Turkey’s military retaliated but it did not say how or when the incident took place.

“It was an act of harassment, which our Greek neighbours carry out frequently,” Anadolu quoted Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar as saying. “We gave the necessary response in line with rules.”

There was no immediate comment from Greece.

2021.02.23 / 18:53
See also

Turkey reports over 11,300 new coronavirus infections

Statement from the DM regarding the crashed helicopter

Belarus has returned from the tragedy, Lukashenko said

An important meeting between Erdogan and Merkel

China spent over $61.7 bln. on fight against COVID-19

Iran foils plane hijacking bid

Russia registers 11,024 new COVID-19 cases

81 died of COVID-19 in Iran over the past day

Putin convened the Security Council

Norway also joined the sanctions against Russia

Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla