Qa-123, 26 December 2020, Statement Of The Spokesperson Of Ministry Of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Hami Aksoy In Response To A Question Regarding The Notam Promulgated By Greece In The Aegean And Eastern Mediterranean

Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Foreign Affairs 26.12.2020

Our position with regards to reviving all dialogue channels with Greece, especially the exploratory talks, without any preconditions remains unchanged.

However, we see that Greece continues her provocative and escalatory steps in the region. The latest example is the NOTAM promulgated by Greece by which she declared 15 military exercise areas, including the islands under demilitarized status, that blocks Aegean all along and a very large portion of the Eastern Mediterranean starting from January 4 until February 26, 2021.

We call on Greece to act in common sense and responsible manner by contributing to our efforts to strengthen peace and stability in the region within the framework of good neighborly relations.

Atatürk

Mehmet Vakur Erkul Ambassador
Monday - Friday

09.00 - 12.30 / 13.30 - 18.00

Consular Section Application Hours: 09.30-12.00 To get information by phone, please call between 14:00-16:00 hrs Visa Application: www.visa.gov.tr
1/1/2021 1/1/2021 New Year's Day
1/6/2021 1/6/2021 The Epiphany
4/2/2021 4/2/2021 Good Friday
4/5/2021 4/5/2021 Second Easter Day
5/1/2021 5/1/2021 Vappu/May Day
5/13/2021 5/13/2021 Helatorstai/Ascension Day
5/13/2021 5/13/2021 Religious Holiday (Ramadan)
6/25/2021 6/25/2021 Midsummer Eve/Juhannus
7/20/2021 7/20/2021 Religious Holiday (Eid al Adha)
10/29/2021 10/29/2021 29 October Republic Day
12/6/2021 12/6/2021 Independence Day of Finland
12/24/2021 12/26/2021 Christmas Eve/Days