Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schalenberg said that the Turkish aggression on Syrian territory is a "wrong act" and undermines security and stability in the whole region, calling for banning all arms exports to the Turkish regime.
In a statement posted on the website of the Austrian Foreign Ministry while attending a meeting of EU foreign ministers in Luxembourg, Shalenberg stressed the need for a collective European decision by EU member states to ban arms exports to the Turkish regime in an optimal way. .
France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Finland and the Czech Republic have suspended the export of any new arms shipments to the Turkish regime because of its aggression on Syrian territory.
International condemnation of the Turkish aggression on Syrian territory, which constitutes a serious act against a sovereign State and in violation of the principles of international law, continues.