Greece violates the terms of the Paris and Lausanne treaties by arming the islands, Turkish National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said, Report informs via

Akar said that Greece’s provocations in the Aegean Sea continue:

“We take preventive measures. We do what we have to do to deal with what is happening. The processes are completely under our control. Our main problem is that Western countries are not objective.”

Hulusi Akar invited Athens to the negotiation table:

“Despite everything, we say ‘peace,’ ‘dialogue.’ We continue diplomacy until the end, and we take all kinds of measures on the matter. We are ready to continue discussions.”

The minister said that official Ankara is ready for discussions: