‘Greek Cypriots are testing Turkey’s patience’

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‘Greek Cypriots are testing Turkey’s patience’
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Cyprus is testing Turkey’s patience in the Eastern Mediterranean, a retired Turkish navy officer has said.

Former vice-admiral of the Turkish navy, Cem Gurdeniz said in an interview to Turkish daily Milliyet on Sunday that the harassment of ENI’s drillship Saipem 12000 by Turkish warships is a serious demonstration of the power of the Turkish fleet.

Turkey has in the 21st century strengthened its navy, he said, and will not budge on this matter.

“These moves of the Greek Cypriot side and Greece are testing the patience and the possible reaction of Turkey,” Gurdeniz said. If...


‘Greek Cypriots are testing Turkey’s patience’


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