Statement regarding the protest demarche on the harassment by Turkey of the ‘Nautical Geo’ research vessel

“As instructed by Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias, the Greek Embassy in Ankara was given guidelines to make a strong protest demarche regarding the harassment by Turkey of the ‘Nautical Geo’ research vessel, as well as the issuance of an illegal Navtex,” according to the foreign ministry.

“This continued Turkish attitude is totally unacceptable,” it added.