US State Department spokesman Ned Price, made a statement on the Twitter account negotiations between Greece and Turkey.
The Price, “USA, exploratory talks between Greece and Turkey, today the resumption in Istanbul and welcomes the commitment to the process from both governments. We support all efforts to reduce the tension in the eastern Mediterranean.” used the expression.
61. round of the exploratory talks held in Istanbul between Turkey and Greece was completed today.
According to information from diplomatic sources, Dolmabahçe talks held in the Office of Labor, on behalf of Turkey, Deputy Foreign Minister Sedat Onal, Presidential Spokesman Ibrahim Kalin, Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Bilateral Political Affairs-Maritime and Aviation-Border Director General Ambassador Cagatay Erciyes and Maritime – While the Deputy General Director of Aviation-Border, Barış Kalkavan, was attending, retired Ambassador Pavlos Apostolidis represented Greece, Ambassador Aleksandros Kuyu, General Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and İfigeniya Kanara, Chief of the Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
In the meeting, the issues discussed in the previous 60 rounds were evaluated, the current situation, the latest developments and the steps to be taken on these issues for the future were discussed.
The parties, in the 61st round of exploratory talks, agreed that the next meeting should be held in Athens.