Greece’s Turkish community on Tuesday condemned a provocative Islamophobic poster placed near a mosque in the northern part of the country.
According to media reports the poster read: “Islamization of Evros (region) should be stopped now.”
It was placed near the historic Chelebi Sultan Mehmed Mosque near the Turkish-Greek border.
The Friendship, Equality and Peace Party, popular with the Turkish minority community, said the incident is an indicator of existing fascist tendencies in Evros.
Greece’s Western Thrace region, which includes Evros, is home to about 150,000