Thursday, October 22, 2020

Turkey issues new Navtex for gunnery exercise in Eastern Mediterranean

Daily Sabah - Turkey issued a new navigational telex (Navtex) to carry out live-fire gunnery exercises in Eastern Mediterranean through Sept....

Turkey will not forsake rights in seas or make concessions, Erdoğan says

Daily Sabah - President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan reiterated Turkey's determination to protect its rights in the Eastern Mediterranean, Aegean and the Black...

Germany’s Maas calls for thaw in Turkey-Greece tensions in Mediterranean

Daily Sabah - German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas Tuesday called for direct dialogue between Turkey and Greece, ahead of his visit to...

Turkey extends Oruç Reis’ activities in Eastern Mediterranean

Daily Sabah - Turkey issued a new navigational telex (Navtex) to extend the Oruç Reis seismic research vessel's activities in...

EU plans special summit to discuss Eastern Mediterranean

Daily Sabah - The president of the European Council on Monday proposed a special leaders' summit on the situation in the Eastern...

Turkey Warns France Against Escalation Over Oruc Reis Vessel in Mediterranean

Sputnik - Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated on Friday that if Greek forces continue to "attack" the Oruc Reis, his country...

France to boost military presence in eastern Mediterranean

Al Jazeera - France will boost its military presence in the eastern Mediterranean amid an escalating standoff between Greece and Turkey over...

Turkey FM vows to defend rights in Eastern Mediterranean

Middle East Monitor - The Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that his country will defend its rights and the rights of...

President Erdoğan calls for joint formula to protect rights of all East Med

Daily Sabah - President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Monday called on Mediterranean countries to cooperate in finding an acceptable formula that protects...
Port of Mersin

Turkey to allocate Port of Mersin for Beirut’s use, top Turkish official says

Daily Sabah - Turkey will allocate the Port of Mersin for commerce, customs and storage usage until the Port of Beirut begins...

Erdogan says Turkey has resumed drilling in eastern Mediterranean

Al Jazeera - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that Turkey has resumed energy exploration work in the eastern Mediterranean, saying Greece...
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Egypt, Cyprus discuss boosting Eastern Med gas pipeline ties

Middle East Monitor - The Egyptian Minister of Petroleum, Tarek El-Molla, and Cyprus’s Minister of Energy, Natasa Pilides, discussed plans to boost...

Turkish, Greek authorities to meet in Ankara to discuss East Mediterranean

Daily Sabah - Turkish and Greek officials will meet in the capital Ankara in the coming days to address issues that have...

Turkish Drilling Vessel Fatih Begins Gas Exploration in Black Sea

 Turkey's Fatih drillship has begun exploratory drilling for hydrocarbons in the Black Sea, Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said on Monday.

Cypriot FM’s visit is important, Israeli counterpart says

Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides` visit to Israel Tuesday is short but important and will further strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries,...