Ukrainian statement from Minister Akar: Humanitarian situation is deteriorating

Ceasefire must be given as soon as possible
In response to a journalist’s question, when asked about the evacuation of Turkish citizens evacuated to the Mariupol mosque in Ukraine, Minister Akar said, “There are individual clashes in the field, on land and on the road. Therefore, individual attacks during evacuation by vehicle. “Let’s wait for this,” he said. “We are still in contact with the parties on this issue. The Minister of Foreign Affairs is also in touch on this issue. He can as much as possible. We will do our best to speed up our work as soon as possible. This case has not been off the agenda of our president. “

Asked for being criticized for not imposing sufficient sanctions on Turkey and Russia, Minister Akar said, “I do not disagree with the sanctions. Whatever sanctions the United Nations proposes, The Republic of Turkey plays that role, “he said.

Emphasizing the importance of carefully planning the goals of sanctions and the consequences they hope to achieve, Minister Akar said:

“The situation should not be expanded, but it should be limited. The ceasefire should be established as soon as possible. With the ceasefire and the start of political and diplomatic negotiations, stability and peace should come there as soon as possible. Must, of course, some very tough, if anything, could it be a ceasefire diplomatic forum? Well, if there was no ceasefire diplomatic forum, could such a softening be possible? Now we need to evaluate the balance between profit and loss. In a sense, there is no “do not do it in any way” attitude, but there is no “do not do it in any way” attitude. Both Russia and the region. In this sense, we believe that the work we have done has made an important contribution to the solution. The work done is highly valued by all biased and impartial countries. “

Balanced and warm relationship
Ukraine has had certain demands, especially from NATO countries since the start of the process, and Turkey was said to have focused on humanitarian aid, saying, “Will we take steps towards Ukraine’s demands?” In response to the question, Minister Akar said Turkey is acting very carefully and sensitively on this issue because of its relationship with Russia.

Emphasizing that Turkey has supported both political processes and humanitarian efforts since the beginning of Ukraine’s development, Minister Akar said, “We keep our relationship very balanced and warm. I used an expression.

When asked about the latest developments in Greek-Turkey relations, Minister Akar said, “We are discussing in a sincere, candid, honest and transparent manner.” She replied.

Recalling that the first and third Confidence-Building Measures Meetings between the two Departments of Defense were held in Athens and the second in Turkey, Minister Akar said, “This time in Turkey’s fourth meeting. It’s your turn. ” He said.

Minister Akar said he was waiting for a Greek delegation to Ankara for confidence-building measures, and said the issue was highlighted in a meeting with Greek Defense Minister Nikolaos Panagiotopros.

“This is important in terms of the prosperity of the people of both countries and the sharing of beauty and wealth in the Aegean Sea. There are tourism, fishing and many other wealth. We are in favor of using them together, In this sense, there was a positive reaction from the interlocutors. We expect them to move in this direction. We are constructive and positive. This is our approach. am.”

Two Ukrainian “BIG YUSUF”
When asked about the status of the two A400M aircraft remaining in Ukraine, Minister Akar said:

“The two transport planes we sent for humanitarian aid landed in Ukraine on February 23. They delivered humanitarian aid materials to the Ukrainian counterpart. The tower turned right and The airspace will be closed. Russia and Ukraine on this issue. Both countries are interested in this issue. “They are trying to drive the plane out of it before any damage or damage occurs. We keep in touch. I hope we can get good results from it in the next few days. “

When asked about ships, including oil-laden ships stored in Russian ports, Minister Akar said, “We talked with Russian authorities, those ships left and were moved to Turkey. Discussions with the ship are ongoing. ” I gave the answer.