Greek Prime Minister Kriakos Mitsotakis said during a virtual participation in the Aspen Security Forum, today, Thursday: "I have met President Erdogan twice since I assumed the position of Prime Minister. I told him that we want to renew Greek-Turkish relations, because we are neighbors, I really do not believe that there is enmity between the two people Greek and Turkey, unfortunately, I did not receive the response that I expected. "
The Greek Prime Minister pointed out that Greece considers the signing of a memorandum of understanding between Turkey and Libya null and illegal, which clearly violates the sovereign rights of Greece, because it does not recognize the exclusive economic zone of the Greek islands at all.
Mitsotakis said: "Turkey's behavior, in my opinion, is destabilizing, and this is not only a problem for Greece, but a problem for Europe, and I think it is also a problem for the United States."
He continued, "I was very honest with Turkey and the international community, and I said that if we cannot reach an agreement we will resort to Hague court, let us agree that this is the only solution, and we will respect the court's decision and respect international law, and I think this is a fair approach if we cannot of resolving the dispute between us. "
He said, "I think Turkey is acting unreliably within NATO, and for example, the issue of purchasing S-400 missiles raises concern to all of us, including the United States, because it threatens the F-35s, which are an integral part of NATO." As the most advanced alliance aircraft. "