Turkey Plans to Drill for Oil Near Greek Islands

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Turkey Plans to Drill for Oil Near Greek Islands
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Turkey plans to drill for oil near the Greek islands of Crete, Kasos, Karpathos and Rhodes based on a controversial maritime border agreement signed with the Libyan Government of National Accord in November of 2019.

According to the Turkish news website Ahval, Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez announced that his drilling vessels may begin exploring for oil in the eastern Mediterranean within three or four months.

“Within the framework of the agreement we reached with Libya we will be able to start our oil exploration...


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