Turkey slams Greece for destructing Turkish cemetery

Western Thrace
Fri, 18 Mar 2022 11:17 GMT
Turkey condemned the destruction of the minority Ottoman-era Turkish cemetery in the village of Horozlu (Petinos) in İskeçe (Xanthi), on the pretext of building a football fieldIn a written statement made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the destructio...
Turkey slams Greece for destructing Turkish cemetery
Turkey condemned the destruction of the minority Ottoman-era Turkish cemetery in the village of Horozlu (Petinos) in İskeçe (Xanthi), on the pretext of building a football field

In a written statement made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the destruction of the cemetery on March 16 was condemned and "Necessary initiatives were taken before Greece regarding the inhuman act, which seems to have been carried out on the orders of the Mayor of Bulustra (Avdira).

In the statement, it was stated that the Greek authorities, who responded positively to Turkey's initiatives, were expected to complete the investigation they started by showing the necessary sensitivity and to restore the cemetery as soon as possible.

Related News

MILLET MEDIA OE.
BİLAL BUDUR & CENGİZ ÖMER KOLLEKTİF ŞİRKETİ.
Address: Miaouli 7-9, Xanthi 67100, GREECE.
Tel: +30 25410 77968.
Email: info@milletgazetesi.gr.