Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, who visited Brussels on a two-day program to meet with EU and NATO officials in order to improve relations with the European Union, continued his contacts on the second day of his visit. Minister Çavuşoğlu first met with Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at NATO headquarters in Brussels, the capital city.
Çavuşoğlu, who shared information about the meeting on his social media account, said, “We must further strengthen the unity and solidarity within the Alliance. Our country plays critical and leading roles in the Alliance’s deterrence and defense. We will continue to support NATO missions in Afghanistan and Iraq.”
Secretary General of NATO, the European Union during the 10 December summit that discussed the topic sanctions on Turkey, two NATO members; Turkey and Greece regrets that the confrontation in the eastern Mediterranean, but said they wanted to eliminate the differences through dialogue. Stoltenberg, the EU leaders, “Turkey is a valuable member of NATO and the West should be noted that a part of the family” had sent the message.
“The European Parliament should abandon its prejudiced and discriminatory approach”
Ministers Cavusoglu, the European Parliament (EP) Rapporteur of the 2021 Turkey which prepared the report Nacho Sanchez also met with Amr. Cavusoglu, said in a statement after meeting his Twitter account, said that the European Parliament should play a constructive role in the development of EU-Turkey relations. Cavusoglu, “the AP must renounce the prejudicial and discriminatory approach towards Turkey. Turkey EP 2021 should be objective and balanced report. Should be emphasized the candidacy of our country,” he said.
“Real actions are needed, not a love letter”
Nacho Sanchez in the draft report prepared by Amor, for the first time at this point in Turkey-EU relations “how to deal with the new model of relations” had taken place the proposal.
The European Parliament, while maintaining contact with Cavusoglu, Turkey’s HDPE human rights activist and former Co-Chairman Selahattin Demirtas, businessman Osman Kavala took a decision to implement the ECHR decision on the release. Turkey rapporteur Sanchez Amor, meeting in the European Parliament, Selahattin emphasis on the need to implement the Turkey of the judgments of the ECtHR, especially Demirtas, “We give the same message to the Turkish authorities insisted. Now the reform he, more love not the letter, of human rights and the rule of law in the area “We need more real actions and there is no better method to start this than by releasing Selahattin Demirtaş.”