Turkey Escalates Rhetoric on Cyprus Gas Exploration, Threatens Action

Turkish Foreign Minister threatened that Turkey “will take action” against the Cypriot oil exploration , reiterating Ankara’s position that Turkish Cypriots also have rights to Cypriot resources.

Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Turkey’s energy and foreign ministries are working together to plan steps against the Greek side’s “unilateral” steps, adding that sending a drilling vessel showed the Greek side’s “insincerity” about reunification talks that failed last week.

The “West Capella” drilling vessel contracted...


Turkey Escalates Rhetoric on Cyprus Gas Exploration, Threatens Action


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