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#Russia supports Cyprus’ rights in its EEZ

#Russia supports Cyprus’ rights in its EEZ

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Αleksey Meshkov has reiterated Moscow`s support to efforts for a solution of the Cyprus problem in line with UN resolutions. He spoke of the necessity to respect the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus in its exclusive economic zone, based on international law and the

#IKasoulides:Talks’ resumption based on how and when Barbaros leaves EEZ

Kasoulides said the government suspended talks under blackmail and threats    By Jean Christou WHETHER or not the Cyprus talks resume if and when the Turkish seismic vessel Barbaros leaves the island’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) will depend how permanent its departure will be, Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides said yesterday. Kasoulides was speaking at a

Lidington states UK’s policy on Cyprus EEZ

  Published by:http://incyprus.philenews.com/en-gb/local-news/4422/42990/lidington-states-uks-policy-on-cyprus-eez Britain’s Minister for Europe David Lidington said in Nicosia on Wednesday that the policy of his government is very clear as far as Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone is concerned.“We recognize the EEZ of the Republic of Cyprus and the right of the Republic of Cyprus and only the Republic of Cyprus to

Greek Cypriot side remains firm

  Published by:http://cyprus-mail.com/2014/11/25/greek-cypriot-side-remains-firm/  By Jean Christou President Nicos Anastasiades on Tuesday met political party leaders ahead of his meeting later with UN Special Adviser Espen Barth Eide where he is due to give an official response for the Greek Cypriot side’s rejection of a proposal for a twin-track process to resolve the hydrocarbons dispute. After

Turkey should end illegal actions in EZZ for the negotiations to resume

Published by:http://www.parikiaki.com/2014/11/de-escalation-of-tension-should-come-from-the-side-that-caused-it-cyprus-government-says/ Turkey should end its illegal actions in Cyprus` Exclusive Economic Zone (EZZ) for the negotiations on a solution to the Cyprus problem to resume, Government Spokesman Nicos Christodoulides has pointed out. Invited to comment on statements by US Vice President Joe Biden that the tension in Eastern Mediterranean should de-escalate and the two

Firms developing Cyprus gas field raise reserve estimate 12 % #Reuters

Published by:  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/11/18/delek-group-noble-energy-cyprus-idUSL6N0T83UJ20141118 Nov 18 (Reuters) – The reserve estimate for the Aphrodite natural gas field offshore Cyprus has been raised by 12 percent, and most of the gas is likely to be exported, Israeli firms involved in the project said. The new estimate given for the natural gas field is 4.54 trillion cubic feet

“Red card” to Eide’s formula

 Published by:http://www.kpdailynews.com/index.php/cat/35/news/2239/PageName/CYPRUS_LOCAL_NEWS According to the Greek Cypriot press, Greek Cypriot side is aiming to remove UN Secretary Cyprus Special Advisor Espen Barth Eide’s proposal in which he suggested the hydrocarbon issue to be negotiated in parallel with the Cyprus negotiations. KP Daily News According to the Greek Cypriot press, Greek Cypriot side is aiming to

Hydrocarbons and the Cyprus mediation process

   Published by: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/hydrocarbons-and-the-cyprus-mediation-process.aspx?pageID=449&nID=74414&NewsCatID=396 United Nations-backed Cyprus negotiations have been suspended unilaterally by the Republic of Cyprus, after the Turkish seismic exploration vessel Barbaros entered the self-declared EEZ of Republic of Cyprus.   The past four decades have witnessed futile mediation attempts on the Cyprus conflict. Each time, the negotiations were halted, collapsed or failed. Now the

US ambassador calls on Turkey to leave Cyprus’ EEZ

 Published by: inCyprus http://incyprus.philenews.com/en-gb/local-news/4422/42639/us-ambassador-calls-on-turkey-to-leave-cyprus-eez US ambassador to Nicosia John Koenig on Friday said Turkey has to withdraw its seismic survey ship within Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone and cancel its illegal maritime order NAVTEX.Koenig who was talking to state television also dismissed criticism that the US are trying to keep a neutral stand on the region’s new

European Parliament is expected to call Ankara to revoke its NAVTEX

Published by: in Cyprus  http://incyprus.philenews.com/en-gb/local-news/4422/42530/european-parliament-to-slam-turkey-on-cyprus The European Parliament on Wednesday debates the Turkish violations in member-state Cyprus` Exclusive Economic Zone and is expected to approve a resolution calling on Ankara to revoke its NAVTEX.The resolution is to also urge Turkey to show restraint, act in accordance with international law and sign urgently the UN Convention