Turkey may block NATO ships from entering Bosphorus

The reports that Chinese diplomats convinced Turkey to block access to NATO ships are unconfirmed.

Turkey may block NATO ships from entering Bosphorus

World Bulletin / News Desk

A delegation of top Chinese diplomats have convinced the Turkish government to not grant permission for NATO ships to pass through the Bosphorus straits, according to reports.

Voice of Russia radio reported that the Chinese diplomats succeeded in convincing Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to block entry for the ships, whereas the Continentalist newspaper stated that Chinese diplomats neither confirmed nor denied the reports.

According to Chinese diplomatic sources, China is prepared to veto any decision made by the UN Security Council against Russia in regards to developments in Ukraine, after the UK called an emergency UNSC meeting. 

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Charlie Brown
Charlie Brown - 7 yıl Before

What kind of Nato member is Turkey. What a nonsence.

Break - 7 yıl Before

NATO member Turkey will not block NATO ships. Besides, there are also member states on the Black Sea coast that they couldn't deny access.