Azeri Press Agency
May 18, 2022
“We accept the defense of rights of those, who take refuge in us, as a cultural and historical responsibility,” said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, APA’s correspondent in Istanbul reports.
Erdogan has noted that these factors show Turkiye is a representative of hope and conscience in the world: “We take each of our political steps based on the concept away from our borders like within our country. We have acted and still act with the approach in crisis from Balkans to Africa, in Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, Karabakh, Ukraine.”