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Venizelos statement regarding the new Turkish NAVTEX for “Barbaros”

Venizelos statement regarding the new Turkish NAVTEX for “Barbaros”

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos made the following statement: “I express my disappointment at the fact that Turkey, in a NAVTEX, announced the decision it has taken to continue, through the activities of the vessel “Barbaros”, the flagrant violation of international law and blatant violation of the sovereign rights of the Republic

Venizelos: Barbaros must withdraw for talks to restart

Review Hari Stefanatos The Cypriot side will not return to negotiations without the withdrawal of “Barbaros” from the territorial waters of Cyprus EEZ, said Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus Ioannis Kasoulides, immediately after the first joint meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Energy of Greece and Cyprus, held today in Athens. Kasoulides’ statement

Nicosia rejects Turkish proposal for meetings in occupied Cyprus

The Republic of Cyprus has made it clear that it cannot discuss any proposal made by the Turkish side for meetings of the Turkish and Greek Foreign Ministers in “the north and the south” of the island. CNA requested the Government`s reaction to a the latest statement that the proposal made by Turkish Foreign Minister

Turkish FM Çavuşoğlu called Anastasiades to express his wish to get well soon

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (R) and his Greek counterpart Evangelos Venizelos shake hands after a news conference in Ankara, Nov. 29. AP Photo Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavusoğlu has proposed to his Greek counterpart Evangelos Venizelos that the two visit Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, who underwent a mitral valve corrective surgery in New

Turkish FM proposed Greek FM that the two to meet with Anastasiades

Greek Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos on Friday met with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu who proposed that the two meet with Nicos Anastasiades after the Cypriot President returns to the island, Kathimerini understands. Speaking on the sidelines of a meeting of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) in Thessaloniki, in northern Greece,

Turkey & Greece support resumption of talks despite lingering differences

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, right, and his Greek counterpart Evangelos Venizelos shake hands after a news conference in Ankara, Turkey, Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. AP Photo Published by:http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/turkey-and-greece-support-resumption-of-cypriot-talks-despite-lingering-differences.aspx?pageID=238&nID=75004&NewsCatID=510 Ankara and Athens are of the same mind about the importance of Cypriot negotiations’ continuing, Turkish and Greek top diplomats say, though they maintain their opposing

#EVenizelos:Resolution of Cyprus issue the key to Greek-Turkish relations

FM Venizelos: Erdogan can see very well that Greece is a trustworthy neighbor He underlined that the talks were carried out in a very good climate, indicating that the crisis in Greek-Turkish relations may be heading towards a resolution of sorts. Published by: http://en.protothema.gr/fm-venizelos-erdogan-can-see-very-well-that-greece-is-a-trustworthy-neighbor/ Following his meeting with the President of the Republic of Turkey,

Turkey, Greece urge resumption of stalled Cyprus talks

During a visit to the Turkish capital, Greek foreign minister made a joint statement with his Turkish counterpart  ANKARA   Turkey andGreece are supportive for the restart of negotiations between Turkish and Greek Cypriots on how to reunify the divided eastern Mediterranean island, the two countries’ top diplomats has said. Appearing at a joint press conference Saturday in the Turkish capital, Ankara,

Turkey’s European prospects cannot start with violations of international law

  Published by: http://www.parikiaki.com/2014/11/turkeys-european-prospects-cannot-start-with-violations-of-international-law-says-athens/ Turkey needs to understand that its European prospects cannot have the violation of international law as a starting point, Greek Government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos said on Monday, in Brussels, speaking on the sidelines of an EU Foreign Affairs Ministers meeting. “Turkey`s violation of international law with regard

#EVenizelos:A Cyprus solution must be in accordance with SC resolutions

http://incyprus.philenews.com/en-gb/local-news/4422/41132/venizelos-a-cyprus-solution-must-be-in-accordance-with-sc-resolutions “A just and viable solution to the Cyprus problem must be in accordance with the relevant UN Security Council resolutions,  the high-level agreements of 1977 and 1979, the February 2014 joint communiqué, and the European acquis, Greece`s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos said…….”