Israel Gives Full Support to Greece on Turkish-Libyan Maritime Boundary Issue



The Foreign Ministry of Israel expressed its support for Greece concerning the new Turkey-Libya Memorandum regarding maritime boundaries in a Wednesday post to its official Twitter account.

“Israel reiterates its full support and solidarity with Greece in its maritime zones and its opposition to any attempt to violate these rights. Israel attaches great importance to its partnership with Greece,” reads the first post.

In a follow-up post, the Foreign Ministry pointedly remarked “Israel follows with concern recent steps taken by Turkey in the Mediterranean. Ignoring customary international laws of the sea can jeopardize peace and stability in the area.”