President Erdogan, Prime Minister of Greece said in a statement at a joint press conference with Cipras, "Greece and Turkey are two countries who know the bloody face of terror. It is very important to address this issue in the context of the law of neighborhood and alliance. We have to have a decisive attitude towards all kinds of terror. In this context, our expectation from Greece, FETO, PKK, DHKP / C, such as members of the terrorist organization is not a safe country is not shelter, '' he said.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who paid a visit to Turkey upon the invitation of Greek Prime Minister Alexis head to head with Cipras conducted and performed after the talks between the delegations made statements at a joint press conference.
Greek Prime Minister Cipras and the delegation expressed his pleasure to welcome the President of Turkey Erdogan, at the end of 2017 he made a successful visit to Greece Recalling the last time the Prime Minister of Greece on several occasions with Cipras, he said they met in international meetings.
EY THE TRADING VOLUME BETWEEN TWO COUNTRIES MUST BE EXCEEDED IN LOWER LEVEL
President Erdogan, head to head and talks between the delegations of Turkey and Greece relations, expressing their opportunity to discuss international and regional issues, Turkey and Greece, rooted in political, economic, commercial, historical, cultural, and social relations that the two neighboring countries was noticed.
in some cases undesirable from time to time between Turkey and Greece breed though Erdogan, the President underlined that compensated immediately thereof, as the two countries' trade and economic relations is below the targeted level of 3.5 billion euros, said the volume of trade at the level much higher level of removal is required.
President Erdogan said that they have discussed the projects for launching sea flights between Izmir and Thessaloniki, establishing a high-speed railway line between Istanbul and Thessaloniki, and the completion of the second bridge at the Ipsala-Kipi customs gate. announces that they will be realized as soon as possible.
I BELIEVE THAT THE COUNTRIES BETWEEN TWO COUNTRIES WILL BE SOLVED IN PEACE, ON THE BASE OF RESPONSIBILITY C
"In Turkey, on an equitable basis of all matters between us and Greece, I believe that peacefully resolved" Erdogan President uses the phrase, Prime Minister of the era in relations with Greece since the sincere steps that always argued that the removal of sustainable expressed the need to maintain open channels of dialogue between countries to render this approach.
President Erdogan, "Our compatriots living in Greece and Greek origin citizens in Turkey is not conducive to us by the fact that a decomposition cooperation. Our minorities are a solid bridge for us. With this understanding, we also evaluated the problems of our mutual citizens in our negotiations. We make every effort to further improve the situation of our citizens of Greek origin. We expect Greece to adopt the same approach and mentality. At this point, all the problems faced by our brothers in Greece transferred to Mr. Prime Minister in all aspects kardes.
"POLITICAL EQUALITY FOR TURKEY IS THE MAIN PARAMETERS OF THE TURKISH CYPRIOT"
Emphasizing that Cyprus is one of the main topics of the talks, President Erdogan added that the consultation process needs to be evaluated well and that the parties should set a common vision and roadmap before starting a new negotiation process.
How and what should be pointing out what will be negotiated in advance of President Erdogan, "the political equality of the Turkish Cypriots to Turkey are the basic parameters. No matter what model of solution, this necessity should be observed. Hangi
President Erdogan, that other important issues in the relations of irregular migration and combat issues that attract attention, Turkey is carrying a load on the opportunities in this regard, that Turkey, Syria and made nearly 4 million refugees hosted mainly refugees from Iraq, he reiterated that the expenses incurred to this day exceeded 35 billion dollars.
That very intensive efforts exerted meat to prevent the deaths in the Aegean Turkey stressed that President Erdogan signed with the EU March 18 Consensus is deterrent in terms of new migration flows, Turkey's to be back, including the acceptance that it has fulfilled all its obligations, he added, but they also see that the readmission mechanism could not be implemented in a healthy way on the EU side.
Stressing that the EU has not fulfilled its responsibilities arising from the 18 March Consensus, in particular the visa liberalization, President Erdogan said, 18 We expect the EU side to show its loyalty in the face of how we keep our promises AB.
"TURKEY AND GREECE, THE BLOODY FACE OF TERRORISM the WHO KNOWS BEST TWO COUNTRIES"
President Erdogan, the fight against terrorism in the talks said that the issue on the agenda, he continued: "Turkey and Greece, two countries are familiar with the bloody face of terror. It is very important to address this issue in the context of the law of neighborhood and alliance. We have to have a decisive attitude towards all kinds of terror. In this context, our expectation from Greece is that FETO, PKK, DHKP / C and other members of the terrorist organization do not become a safe country. In our meetings, we have once again brought our Greek friends to our expectations regarding the return of FETO's coup plotters to our country. We expect more cooperation from our neighbor Greece. This is the expectation of our nation, our martyr families, and 2 thousand 193 veterans who were wounded by FETO.
President Erdogan stated that he believes that the contacts between the two countries will be beneficial at all levels.
THE PRIME MINISTER IN GREECE:
Cipras in Turkey by Greek Prime Minister said that the dialogue between them is intimate and private, said they succeeded in establishing Turkish-Greek relations in a positive agenda. Greek Prime Minister Cipras said, a We do not intend to be condemned to problems in our region. We are trying to find a solution to the problems within the framework of the dialogue, "he said.
"If the tension reduction, we agreed confidence-building steps taken mutually have seen," said Greek Prime Minister Cipras, said they had agreed to strengthen cooperation on security issues with Turkey. Pointing out the importance of dialogue and communication with President Erdogan, Greek Prime Minister Cipras added,, I am very pleased that the communication channel remains open, so we can take more constructive steps.
President Erdogan and Greek Prime Minister Cipras also answered the questions of journalists after their statements.
POLITICIANS'S DUTY IS NOT WINING, DO NOT WIN IN
President Erdogan asked the question of the timing of the visit of Greek Prime Minister Cipras. Soru The duty of politicians is not to win enemies, but to be friends, to be in his work. Otherwise you cannot do politics, otherwise you will lose blood on a continuous basis. We are conducting our policy with this understanding, we will continue to execute Biz.
Greece and Turkey High Level Strategic Council Meeting will be held in Thessaloniki and Turkish businessmen will go to the meeting with the President expressing Erdogan, the council reported that there will be agreement on some issues at the meeting and signatures will be discarded.
President Erdogan, the Greek Prime Minister Chipras on a question to visit the Halki School of Heybeliada tomorrow, said: in As you know, the seminary has been closed since 1971. In fact, the reason for being closed is not something that belongs to our administration at the time. Already the Patriarchate's rate becomes dysfunctional because it is almost closed to see that en He said.
Recalling the teachers' reading at the Imam-Hatip secondary school, he recalled that the teachers had taken him to visit the seminary, and that he remembered the memory of the day.
VISIT TO PRIME MINISTER CIPRAS IN HEYBELIAD IN GREECE
President Erdogan stated that the Prime Minister Cipras of Greece and the former prime ministers had brought the issue of opening the education system to the agenda. I said; or you come and solve this, and we will solve this problem, there is no problem for us. You see they were reduced to an intermediate 7 numerically the Synod Assembly, I sent word to Mr. Bartholomew us at this point you give will be chaplains working at the Synod Assembly, according to him, we citizenship them, -because got to be the Republic of Turkey citizens - Let's take the Sinod Assembly to work and according to Lausanne. And names were given to us, we made them citizens of the Republic of Turkey and is working with currently 15 members of the Assembly of the Synod You, therefore, according to Lausanne, it has come to the point where it can make its choice. We have no reservations, and when it comes to such a demand, we said that it would be a good thing for Mr. Cipras to visit the Seminary and they will do this visit tomorrow.
GREECE, PRIME MINISTER CIPRAS: AN GREECE IS NOT INTENDED TO SUPPORT THE DRAWERS Y
Greek Prime Minister Cipras in Greece escaped Feton member of the questions about what they intend to extradite eight military Turkey gave the following answer: "The Greek Government, the Greek State and the Greek people in the attempted coup in your country, a government overthrow attempt that came to work through democratic means I condemn the people, I want to repeat it one more time. Greece is a country that supports democracy and certainly does not intend to support the coup. Nor in terms of stability, it does not intend to support elements of democracy. Apart from that, it is quite clear that Greece has its own unique judicial system. We have to respect the independence of the judiciary, we must respect the distinction between the powers.
President Erdogan also gave an official dinner at the Presidential Complex in honor of the Greek Prime Minister Cipras.
At dinner, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, Istanbul Orthodox President George Theodoridis, Chairman of the Turkish-Greek Business Council Chairman Levent Sadik Ahmet, Western Thrace Turkish Association of President Ahmet Salihoglu as well as academics, association presidents and Turkey in the sport some Greek who still lives athletes also took part.
Source: Permanent Representation of the Republic of Turkey