Defence Minister Kammenos: Turkey lacks composure

The Greek justice will decide on the two Turkish military officers based on laws and international treaties, Defence Minister Panos Kammenos on Friday said in an interview with ANT1 TV.

Referring to Turkish provocations, he said that Turkey lacks composure. “Turkey has decided to escalate the crisis,” he underlined adding that at the same time an unprecedented media war is carried out.

Regarding the cooperation with SYRIZA, he said that nothing will change until 2019 and perhaps 2023. On the negotiations, he said that the outcome of the recent Eurogroup was a victory of the Greek government as no measure that will hurt the Greek people was taken while at the same time the austerity policy and Europe’s stance have changed.