Chastisement :severe criticism; a rebuke or strong reprimand.
Kalin said that Ankara has no intention to take any measure; instead, it intends to keep the channel of trust open, saying that the purpose is to avoid any consequence over its own economy resulting from punitive measures.
The spokesperson indicated that the Turkish government is on the path of mediating between the two sides in the conflict for a peaceful resolution, or at least a ceasefire. On Friday, Jens Stoltenberg, NATO Secretary-General, said that the bloc expects “all our allies to impose sanctions” on Russia, adding that he “conveyed this matter” with Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.
“Yes, we expect all our partners to impose sanctions. It is a way to force Russia to pay the price. I also informed Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu about it. Turkey has a role to play here,” Stoltenberg said.
Why is Ukraine the West’s Fault? Featuring John Mearsheimer
Sep 25, 2015
Yes, I’ve listened. And he speaks very plainly about why Ukraine is the West’s fault- From 2015 to now this hasn’t changed.