Selava Omar – Xeber24.net – “Agencies”
Greece announced a notification to the sailors (NAFTEX) warning that it would conduct military maneuvers in two eastern Mediterranean regions, while Turkey issued a similar notification at the same place and time.
And Greece indicated yesterday, Saturday, that it will conduct military exercises in two regions of the eastern Mediterranean between 6 and 8 October.
Meanwhile, Turkey issued a similar notification at the same place and time, saying that the two regions in which Greece announced its notification are located in the Turkish maritime jurisdiction areas, on the beaches of the southern state of Antalya.
The move by the two sides comes in the context of the return of tension between them, less than 24 hours after the end of the summit of European Union leaders in Brussels, which set the December horizon to review approaches regarding Turkey.