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News Turkey » Aegean Region: Greece, Turkey try to calm tensions after Aegean Sea crash

News channel or source: http://www.register-herald.com/region/greece-turkey-try-to-calm-tensions-after-aegean-sea-crash/article_589d97c4-909c-5928-949f-6430ad3f6343.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The prime ministers of Greece and Turkey worked late Tuesday to calm escalating tensions after a Greek coast guard vessel was damaged in a collision with a Turkish patrol boat in the Aegean Sea, the site of a boundary dispute.

News Turkey » Aegean Region: Are Greece and Turkey Really on the Verge of War?

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/02/21/are-greece-and-turkey-really-on-the-verge-of-war/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Turkey’s government playing fast and loose by the rules in the Aegean is nothing new ... Turkey’s domestic media is backing the military operation in Syria’s Afrin region, and much of the country has rallied round its fathers, sons and brothers ...

News Turkey » Aegean Region: Turkey’s violence-tinged foreign policy

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/feb/20/how-recep-tayyip-erdogan-threatens-the-us-with-an-/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Speaking recently about his military’s ongoing invasion of the Kurdish-ruled Afrin region in northern Syria ... The term is commonly used in Turkey. From 2013 to 2014, the government-funded TRT channel aired a TV series titled “The Ottoman Slap ...

News Turkey » Aegean Region: Turkey’s EU ties face further strain as it confronts Greece in Aegean

News channel or source: http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/turkey-s-eu-ties-face-further-strain-greece-provokes-aegean-front-1456359079
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

ISTANBUL, Turkey – Naval blockades in the Mediterranean; gunboats challenging each other in the Aegean. This would have been the last ... of the country being at war in northern Syria’s Afrin region, have not held back either.

News Turkey » Aegean Region: Turkey Threatens to Invade Greece

News channel or source: https://www.gatestoneinstitute.org/11907/turkey-greece-invasion
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Turkey's ruling party ... gas exploration in the waters of Cyprus and the opportunistic attempts in the Aegean Sea drop off our radar. "Just as we disrupt the plots [in the region] through Operation Euphrates Shield and Operation Olive Branch [on Syria ...

News Turkey » Aegean Region: Erdogan tells Cyprus not to test Turkey over gas standoff

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cyprus-natgas-turkey/cyprus-should-not-overstep-the-mark-after-ship-incident-erdogan-says-idUSKBN1FX0XZ
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

“They are standing up to us until they see our army, ships and planes,” he said, comparing the situation in the Aegean Sea and Cyprus with the Syrian region of Afrin where Turkey is waging an offensive against the Kurdish YPG militia. Cyprus President ...

News Turkey » Aegean Region: Turkey's Erdogan Issues Warning Over Eastern Mediterranean Energy Exploration

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/turkish-president-erdogan-issues-warning-over-eastern-mediterranean-energy-exploration/4251989.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

"Anything can happen at any time - a [Turkish] adventure in the Aegean [Sea] would mean ... its membership aspirations. Given that Turkey’s EU bid is widely considered dead for the foreseeable future, the region could be entering a new era, according ...

News Turkey » Aegean Region: Turkey Deploys Military Rhetoric to Assert Rights over Aegean, Cypriot Waters

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2450812&CategoryId=12395
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

ANKARA – Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ... for gas in Mediterranean waters off Cyprus and around Aegean islets not to step out of line and to respect Turkey’s rights in the region. In a speech given to lawmakers from his Justice and ...

News Turkey » Aegean Region: Ankara, Athens discussed incident in Aegean Sea

News channel or source: https://en.trend.az/world/turkey/2860694.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

"The Aegean Sea should not become a place of conflict, and Turkey and Greece should strive for peace and stability in this region," Yildirim said. Earlier, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan confirmed the reports about the collision of the boats of the ...

News Turkey » Aegean Region: The United States and Turkey Should Fix Their Relationship — Before It’s Too Late

News channel or source: http://foreignpolicy.com/2018/02/14/the-united-states-and-turkey-should-fix-their-relationship-before-its-too-late/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

With U.S. interests in Turkey and the broader region in mind, Washington should develop a more ... Heightened tensions in the Aegean are raising concerns in Greece and Cyprus. The planned purchase of S-400 missiles from Russia, which will not be compatible ...