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Turkey Proposes Halt to All Drilling Activities on Cyprus Until Island’s Reunification

Responding to Italy's recent remarks that the EU should sanction Turkey for its behavior inside Cyprus' maritime borders, the Turkish Foreign Ministry issued a...

France Sends Warships in Support of Greece Against Turkish Aggression

France is sending warships to the eastern Mediterranean for joint drills with Greek and Cypriot vessels as President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday condemned Turkey...

Greek DefMin: No Demilitarization of Islands Under Threat

No island that is under threat will be demilitarized, stated Greece's National Defense Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos on Saturday, in reply to a statement by...

Turkey Earthquake “Not Linked” to Seismic Activity in Greece

The deadly 6.8-magnitude earthquake that hit Turkey on Friday has nothing to do with Greece, said seismologist Efthymios Lekkas on Saturday. The massive tremor in...

Is Donald Trump an Obstacle in Stopping Turkish Aggression?

Tuesday's official State Department announcement calling Turkey's illegal activity inside Cyprus' EEZ a "provocative" act which creates tension in the region is yet another...

”We Don’t Need Turkish Permission” PM Mitsotakis Declares on EastMed Pipeline

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, along with most other world leaders this week and he...

Turkey Calls for the Demilitarization of Sixteen Greek Islands

The Turkish Defense Minister called on Wednesday for the demilitarization of sixteen Aegean islands, claiming that Greece is violating international agreements. Athens quickly responded...

Saudi Arabia Offers its “Full Support” to Cyprus Amid Eastern Mediterranean Tensions

Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan al-Saud expressed full support for Cyprus amid ongoing tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean following a meeting...

US Calls on Turkey to Halt “Provocative” Drilling Operations Off Cyprus

The United Sates expressed its “deep concern” over Turkey’s drilling operations off Cyprus, including plans to dispatch the drill ship Yavuz south of the...

Secretary Pompeo Sends Letter to PM Mitsotakis, Affirming Support for Greece

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sent a letter to Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday morning, where he expresses strong and unequivocal...

UK Sides With Cyprus, Deplores New Turkish Drilling in Eastern Mediterranean

High-ranking officials of the United Kingdom condemned on Tuesday Turkey's new provocative actions around and inside the Exclusive Economic Zone of the Republic of...

Cyprus Denounces Turkey as a Pirate State Over Illegal Drilling

Cyprus called Turkey a ”pirate state” on Sunday after Ankara announced that the Turkish research vessel ”Yavuz” will soon conduct a new series of...

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