British Stance on Drilling Rights Angers Cyprus

The Cyprus government responded angrily on Wednesday to a statement by a senior British  official who said on Tuesday that Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) was under dispute and that drilling should not be conducted in the area.

British High Commissioner Stephen Lillie has been called to the foreign ministry to clarify a statement made by Minister for Europe Sir Alan Duncan.

Speaking in the House of Commons, Duncan had said that Cyprus’ EEZ was “under dispute” and that drilling should not be conducted in the area....


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British Stance on Drilling Rights Angers Cyprus


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