Turkey refused to participate in NATO exercises in Norway after it became clear that the founder of the Turkish Republic Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan introduced to the base of the enemies of the Alliance. This is the BBC.

Turkey, whose army is the second largest among the members of the Alliance, withdrew its 40 soldiers who participated in NATO exercises in Norway.

According to preliminary information, the Turkey fell into the base of enemies of the Alliance because of a bug one of the employees. This was stated by the Minister of defence of Norway Frank Bakke-Jensen. He apologized to the Turkish side for the incident.

Also apologize brought NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. He called Turkey a vital member of the Alliance.

However, some Turkish media reported that the officer could be a Norwegian officer of Turkish origin. However, Bakke-Jensen said it was made by the Norwegian, who was hired at the time of exercise, it has been suspended from the job.

The investigation of the incident.




Norway accidentally made Turkey into the enemy base NATO 18.11.2017

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