Istanbul, Turkey – Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu accused Greece for sponsoring terrorists, during a joint meeting of the Political Committee of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly (NATO PA) and the Mediterranean and Middle East Special Group, which continues in Istanbul.

Soylu also accused France, Germany, Sweden and Finland in the same speech. The Turkish interior minister also accused Greece and EU border agency Frontex of engaging in systematic pushbacks in the Aegean and in the Meriç River.