A Turkish Coast Guard speedboat collided with a Hellenic Coast Guard vessel off the Port of Kos on Wednesday morning.
This is a serious incident and, according to the information so far, the Turkish vessel made violent maneuvers that had as a result its collision with the Greek vessel.
The Greek CG vessel has been damaged but its still operational.
An announcement is expected from the Greek Ministry of Shipping.
In a video that has been released, the Greek Coast guard officers can be heard reporting to the Center of Operation, “We are inside our waters and they hit us. There is damage”.
While everyone thinks its calm in the #Aegean because there are no refugee boats arriving in the islands, #Greece ‘s @HCoastGuard is being dangerously harassed by a Turkish vessel.
Exclusive footage obtained by @BILD shows what is really happening away from the media. #Turkey pic.twitter.com/KB2bosbWNO
— Liana Spyropoulou (@LSpyropoulou) March 11, 2020