Second Turkish Ship Set to Drill for Energy Off Cyprus

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Likely to escalate tension even more, a second Turkish energy research vessel will begin drilling for oil and natural gas in the eastern Mediterranean within a week, Turkey’s Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said on July 7, the Turkish news agency Anadolu reported.

Turkey already has one ship in Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) despite protests from the legitimate government on the island where Turkey has occupied the northern third since an unlawful 1974 invasion, backed by a 35,000-strong army.

The United States and European Union have backed...


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Second Turkish Ship Set to Drill for Energy Off Cyprus


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