“Türkiye will continue to contribute to the peace and prosperity in the region”

“Türkiye will continue to contribute to the peace and prosperity in the region”

Holding a press conference following the South-East European Cooperation Process (SEECP) Summit, President Erdoğan said: “The SEECP, which served as an important mechanism of dialogue during the times of crisis in the 1990s, has in time reinforced this feature of its. We believe that there is no solution but dialogue to political problems in the region. In this sense, we support the maximum use of the opportunities provided by the SEECP.”

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan delivered remarks at a press conference following the South-East European Cooperation Process (SEECP) Summit.

“WE BELIEVE THAT THERE IS NO SOLUTION BUT DIALOGUE TO POLITICAL PROBLEMS”

Underscoring that the SEECP is the only group which brings together all of the 13 countries in the region around the same table, President Erdoğan said: “The SEECP, which served as an important mechanism of dialogue during the times of crisis in the 1990s, has in time reinforced this feature of its. We believe that there is no solution but dialogue to political problems in the region. In this sense, we support the maximum use of the opportunities provided by the SEECP.”

“WE RESPECTED AT EVERY STAGE THE SENSITIVITIES OF SEECP MEMBERS”

Underscoring that the best solution to the regional problems can be found through the principles of “regional affiliation” and “inclusiveness”, President Erdoğan noted: “We have respected at every stage the sensitivities of the members of the Cooperation Process. We have been careful in order for the differences of opinion among the countries to not affect the organization’s work in an adverse manner. We have endeavored to be embracive and inclusive by respecting all the countries’ sensitivities. We have ensured that the environment of cooperation has improved in a healthy manner by paying attention to the balances between member countries or within members themselves.”

Further stating that he has held bilateral meetings with some of the participating heads of state and government on the sidelines of the summit, President Erdoğan said: “Turkey will continue to contribute to the peace, stability, tranquility and prosperity in the region in the upcoming period as well.”

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