To Turkish Fury, EU Leaders Mull Sanctions for Drilling Off Cyprus

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NICOSIA- With Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reacting furiously, the European Council – made up of the leaders of the bloc’s 28 countries – put out a press release denouncing drilling in Cypriot sovereign waters after two foreign companies licensed to hunt there said they would pull out, fearing Turkey.

The EU council condemned “illegal drilling activities in the Eastern Mediterranean,” and approved looking at more sanctions, including a travel ban and asset freeze on Turkish officials involved in approving the drilling although it was...


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To Turkish Fury, EU Leaders Mull Sanctions for Drilling Off Cyprus


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