PM Tsipras speaks to Turkish President Erdogan following Attica fires

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spoke with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the telephone in the wake of the Attica fires, according to a press release from the prime minister’s press office on Tuesday. Erdogan expressed Turkey’s support at this difficult time for the Greek people and his condolences for the families of the victims of the devastating fires in Attica, the announcement said.

Tsipras thanked the Turkish president for the messages of support from Turkey on all levels and its readiness from the first moment to assist by sending fire-fighting aircraft.