Following the Turkish signals sent by Ankara during the past days for rapprochement with Egypt and drawing a new map for their relations, the leader of the Turkish opposition party accused the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of building the country’s foreign policy according to his personal whims, blaming him for what he reached from
In her speech before the parliamentary bloc of her party on the occasion of International Day For women, on Wednesday, the head of the opposition Al-Khair Party, Miral Akhner, indicated about the statements of Turkish officials towards Egypt and their attempt to smooth out the atmosphere with Cairo, that the state does not rule in this way.
She added that the president made Turkey pay the price of his personal whims. When he drew up Ankara’s policy with Cairo, stressing that the Turks paid the price for Erdogan’s decision, because of which they lost Egypt.
“Soften the atmosphere”
It is noteworthy that Turkey made several statements during the past week during which it tried to smooth out the atmosphere with Egypt. Omar Celik, a spokesman for the ruling Justice and Development Party in Turkey, confirmed on Tuesday that without partnership with Egypt, the history of the region cannot be written.
A few days ago, it was announced Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said that Egypt showed respect for his country’s continental shelf during exploration activities in the eastern Mediterranean, considering that a “very important development” in relations between the two countries.
He also added: We have historical and cultural values. In common with Egypt, and by activating these values, we see the possibility of various developments in the coming days. Also, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced, weeks ago, that his country and Egypt “are seeking to define a roadmap regarding their bilateral relations.”
The Mediterranean file
According to information obtained by Al-Arabiya.net, Turkey’s attempts at rapprochement with Egypt aim in the first place to coordinate and discuss regional files, foremost among which is the situation in Libya and the demarcation of borders in the Mediterranean, which are files in which the Egyptian policy has made clear progress in cooperation with Regional partners far from Ankara.
As for the file of the Brotherhood, those sources reported that Ankara did not present a paper to hand over the leaders of the fleeing group residing on its territory, and to stop their media platforms and satellite channels as a priority that can be negotiated at the present time, but is still Until the moment, it has provided assurances to the group that it will not hand over its leaders, which confirms the existence of fears among the Muslim Brotherhood in Turkey, that the government will hand them over to Cairo, especially after the rapprochement with Egypt.
It is mentioned that the sources of “Al Arabiya” and Al-Hadath, it was revealed earlier that Turkey wants to restore relations with several Arab countries, foremost among which is Egypt, and it again requested a meeting with Cairo in the presence of officials. See the level from the Turkish side.