NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg held a press conference after the first day’s sessions of the NATO Foreign Ministers’ Meeting. Stoltenberg in Turkey on the question of the S-400 systems that are concerned about the purchase, and before stating that expressed it, in the eastern Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey to reduce tensions reminded that the establishment of a separation procedures mechanism in NATO.
reminiscent of the presence of NATO Aegean Sea Stoltenberg, so in Turkey, Greece and the EU has come together on immigration, he said that the situation has helped the implementation of the agreement between Turkey and the EU.
NATO’s very addressing the changes and noted that provide a platform for resolving disputes Stoltenberg “At the same time, Turkey’s need to keep in mind that it is an ally that importance. Turkey is located on the border of Iraq and Syria, and international terrorism there is a role of importance in the fight. no other allies until Turkey does not host the refugees. ” said.
TURKEY’S PROPOSAL FOR AFGHANISTAN
Stoltenberg touched upon the Afghanistan issue and emphasized that the USA wanted to revive the Afghanistan peace process, they were realistic at the same time and there was no guarantee that the peace negotiations would be successful.
Calling on the parties to negotiate in good faith, to be constructive and not to miss the opportunity, Stoltenberg asked international actors to support the process. Stoltenberg continued as follows:
“We had a constructive meeting on this issue at today’s meeting. The reason for the peace process, we have a decision on Afghanistan do not give we want to see how it will evolve. The new meeting will be held. Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Afghans to support the peace process has offered to host the meeting. The Allies also He pledged to continue supporting the Afghan security forces. The most important thing for allies at the moment is to coordinate, consult, and take decisions together and act together. “
Regarding Afghanistan, “There is no easy solution. We must be ready for all options.” Stoltenberg said that all NATO Foreign Ministers supported the revitalization of the Afghanistan peace process.
Stoltenberg said, “We went to Afghanistan together. We will make arrangements together and leave together when the time is right.” used the expression.