Qa-48, 16 June 2020, Statement Of The Spokesperson Of The Ministry Of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Hami Aksoy, In Response To A Question Regarding The Statement Of The Arab League’s Secretary-general On “operation Claw-eagle”

Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Foreign Affairs 16.06.2020

We reject the statements by the Arab League's Secretary-General, targeting the Operation Claw-Eagle carried out against the PKK during the night of 14th June. The Secretary General should rather have criticized the terrorist organization perpetrating heinous acts against our country for many years from its hideouts in Iraq.

The Secretary-General's turning a blind eye to the atrocities committed by the PKK terrorist organization, which threatens not only Turkey, but also the sovereignty of Iraq, a member of the Arab League, is disgraceful.

We invite the Secretary-General, who has been ignoring the persistent ethnic cleansing policy of the PKK/YPG/PYD and their crimes against humanity, to adopt a principled and consistent discourse.

Atatürk

Monday - Friday

9:00 - 12:30 / 14:00 - 18:00

1/1/2021 New Year's Day
4/2/2021 Good Friday
4/5/2021 Easter Monday
5/3/2021 Early May Bank Holiday
5/13/2021 Religious Holiday (Ramazan Bayramı)
5/31/2021 Spring Bank Holiday
7/20/2021 Religious Holiday (Kurban Bayramı)
8/30/2021 Summer Bank Holiday
10/29/2021 Turkish Republic Day
12/27/2021 Christmas Day
12/28/2021 Boxing Day