Members of the PKK have projected photographs of the terrorist
group’s flag and its chief, Abdullah Ocalan, on the
elevations of essential public buildings in Sweden’s capital Stockholm
late on June 16, Trend reviews citing Hurriyet Daily
In quick time, many social media accounts linked to the PKK and
its affiliate in Syria, YPG, began airing the photographs projected on
the municipality constructing, historic City Hall and the Globen Avicii
Arena Sports Hall on-line.
PKK is listed as a terrorist group by the U.S. and the
After a long time of army non-alignment, state of affairs in Ukraine
pushed Finland and Sweden to use to affix NATO in May. Turkish
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, nevertheless, accuses the Nordic nations
of supporting the PKK terrorists and has vetoed their entry into
the alliance till they alter their insurance policies.
The June 16 incident is the most recent act in a sequence of occasions
carried out by the PKK members in Sweden since Erdogan introduced the
Some PKK members marched within the streets in Stockholm, and a
large PKK flag was unfurled from a bridge in Sweden’s capital in
totally different incidents.
At a press convention in Zagreb, Foreign Minister Mevlut
Cavushoglu knowledgeable that the Swedish safety companies have
recorded the incident though authorities members didn’t initially
verify the PKK’s exercise in Stockholm.
“Even this incident reveals how Sweden and its legal guidelines are unfastened on
the battle towards terrorism. The PKK, as a terrorist group,
is just not solely threatening Turkiye’s safety but additionally Sweden. They
are doing no matter they’ll to forestall Sweden from becoming a member of NATO,”
An opposition lawmaker in Sweden and the PKK appear to have taken
the Swedish authorities as hostage, the minister stated, “That’s why
we’re in pursuit of concrete steps from Sweden.”
Recalling that Turkiye has outlined its calls for from Sweden and
Finland and these international locations have despatched letters in response however they
are removed from assembly Ankara’s considerations, he pressured.