Turkey Renews Claim to Cypriot Waters for Military Exercises

High-level talks between Greece and Cyprus took place on Tuesday as Turkey renewed its claim to a section of Cypriot waters for military exercises,...

Turkish Cypriots Fume at Being ‘Disregarded’ from Gas Finds

Cyprus should not be able to undertake natural gas exploration without the support of Turkish Cypriots, it was claimed on Monday. Kudret Ozersay, a minister...

ENI Boss: Turkish Blockade of Oil Ship ‘Not Under Our Control’

The head of Italian energy giant ENI on Friday admitted a Turkish blockade of one of its drill ships was out of the company's...

Cyprus Failing to Plan for Turkish Threats

Last Friday, Ankara’s naval ships invaded Cyprus's territorial waters and stopped the Italian/French ENI-TOTAL gas exploration platform from reaching its destination. In the same period,...

Russia Hopes All Countries will Act in Accordance with International Law in Cyprus’ EEZ

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has expressed the hope that all interested states will act in accordance with international law as regards the...

Diplomatic Efforts to Resolve Cyprus’ EEZ Standoff Continue

Diplomatic efforts continue to resolve a standoff in Cyprus' exclusive economic zone (EEZ) block 3, after Turkish warships blocked last Friday a drillship from...

EU’s Juncker ‘Entirely Against’ Turkish Actions

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday condemned Turkey's stance and the recent tension it created with Greece and Cyprus. At a press conference on...

Energy Boss Talks Up Cyprus Gas Fields

Energy companies have claimed Cypriot offshore gas fields could contain between 170 and 230 billion cubic meters of gas. Claudio Descalzi, CEO of Italian energy...

Cyprus: The New Cabinet

The new Council of Ministers will be of a broader social acceptance, President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has said. The new Cabinet was announced today...

Europe Reprimands Turkey over Cyprus Harassment

Turkey received a reprimand from Europe on Monday over a recent incident in Cypriot waters involving Turkish naval ships and a private oil drillship. The...

Greece Slams Turkish Violations in Cypriot Waters

Greece's foreign ministry on Monday condemned Turkey's violation of Cyprus' exclusive economic zone (EEZ) after Turkish warships harassed an Italian-interest rig digging for hydrocarbon...

Stagnation in Cyprus Issue Raises the Risk of Partition, President Anastasiades Says

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has emphasized the need for the Cyprus negotiations to resume. In an interview to the Greek newspaper...

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