Greek PM says Turkish jets forced his helicopter to reduce altitude

FILE PHOTO: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrives at a European Union summit in Brussels, Belgium, March 22, 2019. Julien Warnand/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Turkish jets buzzed his helicopter as he was flying on Monday to a Greek island to mark the anniversary of the 1821 uprising against Ottoman rule, but Turkey said there was no attempt to intercept his flight. “They forced the helicopter I was on to manoeuvre […]

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