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News Turkey » Mediterranean Region: Cyprus Says Turkey Blocking Drillship in Eastern Mediterranean Drilling Standoff

News channel or source: http://gcaptain.com/cyprus-says-turkey-blocking-drillship-in-eastern-mediterranean-drilling-standoff/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Turkey says some areas of Cyprus’s offshore maritime zone fall under its jurisdiction. On Feb. 9, the Turkish navy on manoeuvres in the Mediterranean stopped the ... that has underscored tensions in the region over competing claims for offshore resources.

News Turkey » Mediterranean Region: Tempers flare over gas exploration in Mediterranean

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/02/turkey-major-crisis-in-eastern-mediterranean-is-nearing.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

inside Turkey and intervening in developments in the Aegean Sea and eastern Mediterranean. "We are watching closely the developments in the Eastern Mediterranean region,” Akar said. From Akar’s remarks, it was easy to understand that the dangerous ...

News Turkey » Mediterranean Region: Tensions flare in east Mediterranean gas scramble

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/tensions-flare-east-mediterranean-gas-scramble-032310657.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Nicosia (AFP) - Warships, militia threats and multi-billion dollar deals: the scramble for gas in the Eastern Mediterranean ... no peace negotiations unless Turkey respects its "sovereign rights". Egypt, which sits on the region's biggest gas reserves ...

News Turkey » Mediterranean 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

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday warned Cyprus not to “overstep the mark” in the eastern Mediterranean ... the Aegean Sea and Cyprus with the Syrian region of Afrin where Turkey is waging an offensive against the Kurdish ...

News Turkey » Mediterranean 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 ... Turkey continues to target the Republic of Cyprus. Most recently, in a string of aggressions in Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) in the eastern ...

News Turkey » Mediterranean Region: Eastern Mediterranean energy patch is hot - unfortunately, in more ways than one

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-wp-energy-sea-comment-489c1648-17f7-11e8-8b08-027a6ccb38eb-20180222-story.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

who Ankara said are "irresponsibly jeopardizing the security and stability of the Eastern Mediterranean region." Turkey even blamed energy exploration for helping scupper last year's talks at reunifying Cyprus. "[A]s long as the Greek Cypriot ...

News Turkey » Mediterranean 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

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is taking a hard line against nations and foreign energy companies exploring for gas in the eastern Mediterranean ... that Turkey’s EU bid is widely considered dead for the foreseeable future, the region could ...

News Turkey » Mediterranean Region: Cyprus To Pursue Gas Exploration Amid Standoff With Turkey

News channel or source: https://www.epmag.com/cyprus-pursue-gas-exploration-amid-standoff-turkey-1685391
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Cyprus said Feb. 21 it would press ahead with oil and gas exploration, signaling resolve in a standoff with Turkey over access to potential energy riches after Ankara extended military exercises in the eastern Mediterranean ... in the region over competing ...

News Turkey » Mediterranean 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 ... as the deputy assistant secretary of state for southern Europe and eastern Mediterranean affairs, as well as senior advisor to the White House coordinator ...

News Turkey » Mediterranean Region: Iraq wants oil exported through Turkey

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Energy-News/2018/02/20/Iraq-wants-oil-exported-through-Turkey/1941519127934/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

20 (UPI) --The Iraqi government said it wants to discuss with Turkey the potential for moving oil again from federal territory to a port on the Mediterranean Sea ... forces grabbed control over parts of the region following a controversial referendum ...