His goal Kyriakou Mitsotakis is to leave nothing unanswered, however, it is clear that he will not follow in style the speech of the Turkish president.
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The main points of Kyriakos Mitsotakis’ speech
According to government sources, the Greek Prime Minister’s response will focus on three key issues:
1st The emergence of Greece as a pillar of stability and security in the region. The prime minister is expected to underline that our country is a reliable partner and ally, at a time when Europe is facing multiple challenges due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
2nd Special mention will be made of the recent escalation of Turkish aggression
3rd The instrumentalization of immigrants by Ankara. Kyriakos Mitsotakis will proceed to restore the truth after Erdoğan’s false claims and those about violent push-backs by the Greek coast guard.
THE Kyriakos Mitsotakis it will refer to the inflammatory statements of Ankara and remind all the threats against Greece – especially regarding the sovereignty of the islands.
It is also expected to present its mapsBlue Homeland” that are circulated from time to time by Turkish government officials as well as information about the violations of the national airspace.
This evidence will prove in the clearest way who is responsible for the escalation of tension in the region of Eastern Mediterranean and the Aegean – a situation that given the geopolitical tension that prevails due to its invasion of Russia in Ukraine is a source of concern for Greece and Europe.
Kyriakos Mitsotakis may also have an ace up his sleeve – an element “surprise” that he will present during his speech to surprise her Turkish diplomacy.
However, he will emphasize that Greece remains open to dialogue with Ankara, despite “Mitsotakis yoke” of the Turkish president.