Devlet Bahceli

MHP leader warns of alliances within NATO against Turkey

Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahçeli on Oct. 19 accused a group of NATO members of creating alliances against Turkey.

"Greece is forming a front against Turkey by establishing alliances in the Aegean and eastern Mediterranean," he said at his party's parliamentary group meeting, pointing at the fact that the neighboring country recently ramped up its armament.

MHP objects to debate on Kurdish issue

Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahçeli on Oct. 5 rejected any debate on the Kurdish issue and reiterated his argument that "there is no Kurdish problem" in Turkey.

"To discuss the so-called Kurdish issue means to discussing the nation. Discussing the nation is synonymous with opening the state for discussion," he said at the MHP's parliament group meeting.

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