Pompeo to the US Congress ‘increased pressure from Turkey’ letter

Members of Congress, Turkey’s Eastern Mediterranean, Libya, Syria, Iraq and Nagorno maintain Karabakh’s “aggressive attitude” to stop Russian applications of Turkey’s S-400 arising as a legally enforceable requirement of the purchase of defense systems air, and Turkey has made calls for protection for democracy. rights of the people.

In the letter, US-Turkey from President Erdogan has ignored their bilateral relations and stating that they endanger NATO security, “Erdogan attacks the supremacy of human rights and the law undermines Turkey’s democratic foundations,” said the release.


In his letter to the Voice of America he quoted: “If Turkey is to continue to maintain NATO as a valuable and useful member of the US administration, President Erdogan must immediately stop being silent about democracy and attacks on the United States. region”. saying.

Members of Congress as the reason for writing the letter, the President of the Republic of Turkey Erdogan has to ask the government about this attitude the attitude of the US administration in recent years and expressed concern about failure. In the letter, from Turkey as an important member of NATO, it was noted that other countries, especially the United States, should not deprive themselves of criticism.


The letter, which alleged that Erdogan “continued to create conflicts” with US allies in the eastern Mediterranean, especially Greece, Cyprus and Israel, cited the opening of the Marash coast by violating UN resolutions. It was claimed that this would cast a shadow over the peace talks and relations between the two peoples of Cyprus.

Turkey S-400 from Russia buys US air defense systems and NATO security interests “seriously threatened” in this case referred to Turkey’s letter that resulted in the elimination of the F-35 association he reminded himself.


According to reports from the Spokesperson for President Erdogan Congress’s administration direction of travel and the S-400 in place of the Patriot missile system, the letter indicated that it supported efforts to persuade him to buy “However, Erdogan’s Congress for refusing to do so, with press releases and Turkey S-400 buys CAATS within the scope of an important process that identifies bipartisan bill n. 4695 and the similar National Substance Defense Authorization Law of Representatives in almost reacted to the unanimous approval of Turkey, “the statement said. However, despite the months-long delay and the efforts of congressmen from both parties, it was claimed that the administration was too late to implement the laws.


In the letter, which the administration asked to increase pressure on Ankara through the application of legal sanctions, it was stated that “the democratic rights and freedoms of the Turkish people must be supported by the employees of the United States government who are oppressed every day under the Erdogan Regime ”.

In the letter, the president of the four-year Trump administration and Pompeo’s foreigner long after the Turkish government’s two-year leadership in the ministry “needs more involved to put more NATO-oriented and de democratic way ”, the concerns heard were recorded.

Source: Cumhuriyet Newspaper – Current by www.cumhuriyet.com.tr.

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