Germany rejects Turkey's protest against interception of its vessel in Mediterranean
Turkey’s protest against German soldiers boarding a Turkish vessel on behalf of an EU military mission in the Mediterranean is unjustified, Germany’s defense minister said.
“The soldiers behaved correctly and acted absolutely in line with the mandate of the European mission Irini,” Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said on Tuesday.
“The accusations that are being raised against the soldiers are unjustified.”
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