Erdogan ends trip with softer tone, consensus on refugees

PoliticsForeign Policy Tags: Refugees, Tsipras, Turkey
Photo by Angelos Christofilopoulos/Fosphotos
Photo by Angelos Christofilopoulos/Fosphotos

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdgogan concluded his visit to Greece on Friday as the Greek government attempted to defend its decision to extend an invitation to the controversial head of state.

Erdogan visited the Muslim minority in Western Thrace on Friday after accepting during a news conference with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday that apart from Turkish ancestry, Muslims in the region also have Pomak and Roma origins. Earlier, Er...

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