January 7, 2023, 14:42 – Public News Service – OSN

The decision to build on the border with Turkey The 140-kilometer fence was taken over by the Greek leadership in the hope of stopping the penetration of illegal immigrants and provocations. This was announced by the Minister for the Protection of Citizens of Greece, Takis Theodorikakos.

“This is the final decision of the government to create a 140-kilometer fence on the border with Turkey,” SKAI quotes Theodorikakos as saying.

Before the Greek police stopped the penetration of 256,000 illegal migrants into the country. Against the backdrop of the incident, Athens decided to build a wall along the entire length of the Evros River: the fence will pass near the cities of Orestiada, Didymotecho, Souflion, Kipi and There.

Earlier, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu warned Greece about the consequences due to actions in the Aegean Sea. We are talking about arming the islands and expanding territorial waters. Ankara believes that if Greece expands its territorial waters to 12 miles (now six miles), then Turkey will be locked up. More about it read in material Public news service.