Defense minister accuses Greece of ‘hypocrisy’
Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has accused Greece of conducting a "hypocritical policy" and continuing provocations, although Türkiye has been aiming for dialogue to settle the bilateral problems.
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Defense Minister urges Greece to refrain from hostile acts
Defense Minister Hulusi Akar on Sept. 2 warned Greece to keep peaceful relations with Türkiye instead of militarizing attempts.
Ankara to send radar traces of S-300 harassment of Turkish jets to NATO
Türkiye's Defense Ministry will send the radar traces and pictures of the Greek harassment of the Turkish jets by the S-300 air defense systems to NATO as well as to all 30 allied countries, according to sources.
Greek harassment of Turkish jets by S-300s not acceptable: Akar
Türkiye has said the Greek harassment of the Turkish jets by the S-300 air defense system over the Aegean is unacceptable, Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has said.
Ankara urges Athens to avoid ‘new adventures’
Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has strongly urged Greece to avoid new adventures that would result in a big defeat just like they had observed one century ago, in remarks following the Greek warplanes' harassment of the Turkish F-16s twice in three days.
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Greek jets harassed Turkish F-16s, second time in three days
The Greek jetfighters harassed the Turkish warplanes conducting a NATO mission over the Aegean Sea, sources from the Defense Ministry said, marking the second harassment of the Turkish planes in three days.
Technical talks on F-16 supply with US positive: Defense minister
Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has described ongoing technical talks for Türkiye's request of purchasing 40 new F-16s from the United States as positive, following the fourth round of talks between the two countries' military experts.
Russian crops, fertilizer must move ’unimpeded’: UN chief
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Aug. 20 thanked Türkiye for its "pivotal role" in the signing of the recent grain export deal.
His remarks came during a joint press conference with Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar at the Joint Coordination Center.
Turkey: The expediencies of its proclivities in the Aegean
It is supposed that summers in the Aegean should be "calm". This is imposed at least by the "Papoulias-Yilmaz memorandum" of 1988, but also by the practice followed by Greece and Turkey in previous years, with this "tradition" being disrupted from 2020 onwards.
Istanbul to host meeting for export of Ukrainian grain stuck at ports
Military delegations from Türkiye, Russia and Ukraine and a delegation from United Nations will meet in Istanbul on July 13 to discuss the safe export of Ukrainian grain, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has said.