in this battle, since both our european partners and Turkey do not show willing to help resolve the crisis in the refugee!
The latest development comes from Turkey and is extremely worrying. The minister of Defence Panos Kammenos called on suddenly, today, reporters go to the office in 20 minutes in order to transfer the estimates for Turkey. According to these, Turkey by tomorrow, he’ll be in withdraw from its positions under pressure from the other countries, which require to be implemented to the letter the policy decision taken by NATO for the presence of SNMG2 in the Aegean sea. According to the information carried by the minister of National Defence, those journalists time to respond to the call, the Turkish representative in NATO’s military committee during the tripartite meeting Germany – Greece – Turkey in order to arrange the details of the proposals for the military committee said that the political leadership of Turkey is not going to apply and use the term â€œbullshitâ€ (â€œbullshitâ€). Read all the details in OnAlert.gr
At the same time “Extremely complex situation”, as described by the government representative Olga Î“ÎµÏÎ¿Î²Î±ÏƒÎ¯Î»Î· developments in refugee and while he blamed responsibilities in Austria and in other countries, why not respect the decisions of the EU, while not ruled out the possibility that Athens put a veto in the future, depending on the conditions that will be formatted to this problem.
Mrs Î“ÎµÏÎ¿Î²Î±ÏƒÎ¯Î»Î· took note of the questioning of the decisions of the EU, referred to the approach of the ministry of Foreign affairs to be the equivalent of Austria and added that the government is in constant contact with the Dutch presidency, pointing out that unilateral moves and practices with the EU decisions violate principles and values , but also the decisions of the institutions.
In response to questions, the representative stated that it is not yet ready for the business plan of the NATO in the Aegean, noting that the responsibility for it lies with Turkey, which it bent over backwards in relation with the decision of the Defence ministers of the Alliance that provided for the return of the Turkish territory by the power of NATO.
The government expects the decision on the participation of the NATO in dealing with refugees, said mr Î“ÎµÏÎ¿Î²Î±ÏƒÎ¯Î»Î·, while he also stressed, that the government is ready to manage the problem of refugee flows, as hard as it is.
Athens is ready to move in any direction and will exhaust every possibility, ‘ said mrs Î“ÎµÏÎ¿Î²Î±ÏƒÎ¯Î»Î· in response to a question if the government can put a veto in the EU. The government, added the spokesperson, will not be left behind the exercise of the rights. Also in answer to another question, mr. Î“ÎµÏÎ¿Î²Î±ÏƒÎ¯Î»Î·, categorically denied information on resignation of the deputy minister of immigration John ÎœÎ¿Ï…Î¶Î¬Î»Î±, transferring the relative annoyance of the for this information.
To another question if the government adheres to the position that does not offset the position of the refugee to the assessment, mrs Î“ÎµÏÎ¿Î²Î±ÏƒÎ¯Î»Î· confirmed that the position is valid, however, it noted that the EU itself must be seen the immense efforts made by Greece.
And, the Commission washes its hands of
“The European Commission wants the cooperation of all the countries of the Balkan Corridor”, said today the representative, responsible for immigration, Natasha ÎœÏ€ÎµÏÏ„ÏÏŒ.
ÎšÎ»Î·Î¸ÎµÎ¯ÏƒÎ± to comment on the initiative of Austria to convene today a meeting of the countries of the Balkan Corridor without Greece, New york. ÎœÏ€ÎµÏÏ„ÏÏŒ replied that the Commission is aware of this meeting. “The Commission’s position is always the same. We would like all the countries of the Balkan Corridor to cooperate,” replied the same.
Data of controls along the route of the Western Balkans, the South. ÎœÏ€ÎµÏÏ„ÏÏŒ expressed the Commission’s concern about a humanitarian crisis. For this reason, he said, the efforts of the Commission focused on a contingency plan, with staff of the Commission has been sent on the spot and mainly in Greece, in order to identify the needs.