Erdogan made thinly veiled threats of force against Cyprus in remarks to journalist on his return flight from China on 2 July.
Instead of constantly rushing to answer all of Erdogan’s provocations and threats, it is more effective to create the necessary conditions and strengthen the necessary alliances to confront them on our own.
'Greece is a sovereign country that is in a position to defend its sovereign rights. There is no scenario under which a [Turkish drilling ship] will drill in the Greek continental shelf because that will be blocked.'
On 23 June and in the early hours today, tens of thousands of Imamoglu supporters celebrated in the streets of Istanbul.
The victory of Ekrem Imamoglu in the Istanbul mayoral race is for the Turkish president a personal political defeat.