Akar attended the opening ceremony of the National Defense University for the 2021-2022 Academic Year, accompanied by Chief of General Staff General Yaşar Güler, Land Forces Commander General Musa Avsever, Naval Forces Commander Admiral Adnan Özbal, Air Forces Commander General Hasan Küçükakyüz and Deputy Minister Yunus Emre Karaosmanoğlu. held an evaluation meeting on military and academic education and training activities with the administrative and military management staff of the .
Speaking at the meetings, Akar said, “We follow the reports we receive instantly. Whatever needs to be done to protect and protect our rights and interests will be done in the same way when the time and place comes, as has been done under the leadership of our President. “There is no question of giving up. It is our duty to protect the rights of our noble nation and every bit of its law. We have done everything that needs to be done about it, and we will continue to do so,” he said.
‘THIS THINGS EXCEED THEM’
Reminding the agreements made with the USA and Russia regarding northern Syria, Akar said:
“As Turkey, we take our part in the agreements seriously and implement them carefully. We fulfill our responsibilities there. Likewise, we do what we have to do within the framework of international law, within good neighborly relations in the Aegean, Eastern Mediterranean and Cyprus. We are committed to peace and dialogue. “We are in favor of talking, talking, meeting. On the other hand, we said that we will not allow any fait accompli, and we continue to say it. We are determined, determined and capable of this.”
Touching on the recent developments in the Eastern Mediterranean, Akar made the following statements:
“Some countries in Europe are trying to take a role in the Eastern Mediterranean in a way that is beyond their size and power. These things are beyond them. They should know that they will not get anywhere. NATO is a defense organization. While there are allies here, those in it also make alliances, and it is the defense of the EU. “They will divide both NATO and NATO. They see this. But some countries do not pay attention to these because of their egos or the political ambitions of their leaders, they harm both NATO and the EU and endanger the security of the whole of Europe.”
‘WE WILL NOT ALLOW THE TERROR CORRIDOR’
Stating that Turkey respects the borders and sovereignty rights of all its neighbors, Akar said, “On the other hand, it is our duty to protect our country. If there are terrorists there, if you cannot take any action against them, we have to do it. I hope we will protect our country from this terror scourge that has been going on for 40 years.” “We are determined to save our nation. On the other hand, you will come from thousands of kilometers to our south, and you will say that some actions threaten your security, we will be ignorant of the formations near our borders. Such a thing is unthinkable. We did not and will not allow the creation of a terror corridor there in any way. We will not allow it. PKK/ We buried the YPG terrorists in the pits they dug,” he said.