PM Tsipras and top NATO commander discuss security, NATO’s role and migration

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met on Monday with the U.S. Army General Curtis Scaparrotti, EUCOM commander and NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe, to discuss regional developments concerning security, the role of NATO and its contribution in managing the refugee crisis, his office said.

Tsipras and Scaparrotti also discussed Greece’s role in ensuring stability and peace in the wider region, with adherence to international law.

During their talks, the prime minister expressed his intense concern about the recent statements by Turkish politicians, noting that security and stability in the region can only be ensured on the basis of international law.