Transport ministers of Turkey, Bulgaria to hold talks

The Turkish Minister of Customs and Trade Hayati Yazici has announced the transport ministers of Turkey and Bulgaria will talk on May 21 with representatives of the transport industry on the crisis of truck traffic between the two countries.

Hayati Yazici made the announcement after visiting the Kapıkule border checkpoint at the Turkish-Bulgarian border which was blocked for 37 hours by Bulgarian carriers. In connection with the border blockade which ended on Friday, the Minister said that nobody has the right to take away somebody else’s right to free movement and trade.

Adapted from Bulgarian National Radio