Video of incident in January shows Turkish Coast Guard driving away a Greek Coast Guard asset off the coast of Aydin province, allowing Turkish vessels to continue their fishing activities.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan tells a gathering in Antalya that Türkiye's growing defence industry is now an envy of others countries as he warns Greece against provocative military actions.
Turkish Coast Guard vessel reciprocated with warning shots in the air in response to the shots fired by the Greek side.
Public broadcaster RSI covers Turkish Coast Guard’s rescue of 27 irregular migrants who were pushed back by Greek forces into Turkish territorial waters.
The president said he has told officials to “do what is necessary … if Greece continues to act out,” repeating his warning: “We may come suddenly one night.”
Greece frustrates Turkish efforts for peace with 'unlawful actions' in the Aegean Sea and Eastern Mediterranean, says Türkiye's Defence Minister Hulusi Akar.
Turkish Coast Guard saves lives of irregular migrants illegally pushed back to Türkiye by Greek Coast Guard in the Aegean Sea, says the country's defence ministry.
After receiving an SOS call, local coast guard teams rushed to the aid of nearly 70 asylum seekers on rubber boats and lifeboats in the Aegean sea.
The straight has reopened to maritime traffic after the Turkish-flagged container ship, Kappa was safely anchored in the Ahirkapi Anchorage.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says Athens blocks the pathway to justice on existing issues.
The Greek claims stem from an October 31 incident in which a Turkish boat was assigned to carry out search and rescue operations in the south of Samos Island to find eight missing people, the Turkish Coast Guard Command said.
At the behest of Greece, the European Anti-Fraud Office did not release its report on Greece's illegal pushback until it leaked last month. Finally out, it exposes Athens' heavy-handed tactics against migrants.
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