Turkey for peaceful resolution of conflict in Ukraine, but will support NATO in case of escalation

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reminded that he is a member of NATO and will comply with the alliance’s demands, although he wants to find a peaceful solution to the Russia-Ukraine crisis

Turkey for peaceful resolution of conflict in Ukraine, but will support NATO in case of escalation

“Turkey has always supported Ukraine’s territorial integrity and sovereignty and opposed Russian steps that could violate that integrity”, – Erdogan said .

Erdogan called on the parties to the conflict to dialogue and diplomacy, but in the event of an armed conflict between Kiev and Moscow, “Turkey will comply with NATO membership requirements.”

But how far Erdogan is prepared to go in “fulfilling the requirements” he did not clarify.