During a press conference devoted to the results of the government session, President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey will continue with its plans in the Eastern Mediterranean, Anadolu reports.
Moreover, he declared that Ankara ‘is always ready to resolve the discrepancies in the Eastern Mediterranean through dialogue and on the basis of equal rights’.
According to him, the countries of the Mediterranean need to develop a formula that will be acceptable for all parties.
Earlier, Greece had referred to Turkey’s actions as unlawful. Turkey had sent a ship to the eastern sector of the Mediterranean to conduct seismic studies and had stated that the Oruc Reis ship would operate in that region in the course of two weeks.