France Offers Full Support to Cyprus Over Drilling in Island’s EEZ

 

France is giving Nicosia full support in drilling for natural gas and oil in Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) , and French President Emmanuel Macron has assured Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of that, a Real.gr report said.

The exploration for oil and natural gas in Cyprus’ EEZ is conducted by the French-Italian joint venture of Total and ENI energy companies.

The drilling in “Block 11” of the island’s EEZ started as planned on Wednesday, despite Ankara’s warning that drilling in the area is a “unilateral...


France Offers Full Support to Cyprus Over Drilling in Island’s EEZ


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