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Greek FM Accuses Turkey of Cyprus Negotiations Breakdown. Research ships escorted by two warships are beginning the exploration of mineral resources in the EEZ of Cyprus

Οκτώβριος 9, 2014 Σχολιάστε

Νέα Γεώτρηση στην Ισραηλινή ΑΟΖ, Δίπλα από το Οικόπεδο 12Greece has accused Turkey of escalating tensions around Cyprus and undermining negotiations on settlement of the Cyprus issue, the Greek Foreign Ministry said in a Thursday statement.

«Unfortunately, at the center … is Turkey’s refusal to see that the Republic of Cyprus is an independent and sovereign state, a member of the UN and the European Union, that exercises sovereignty and sovereign rights, in accordance with international law.

The exercising of these rights includes the maritime zones (EEZ) provided for by the Law of the Sea; more specifically, the Exclusive Economic Zone and the Continental Shelf,» the statement said………………………EL ETHNOS…………………….EL AN

UNGA: In address, Russia calls for Security Council probe of all aspects of terrorism. (2 video UN -En/Ru)

Σεπτεμβρίου 27, 2014 Σχολιάστε

sergei lavrov mid ru  itar tassUN, 27 September 2014 – Calling for a comprehensive approach to terrorism, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov took the General Assembly’s podium today to propose a United Nations Security Council enquiry into all aspects of the scourge in the Middle East and North Africa.
“The terrorist threat requires a comprehensive approach if we want to eradicate its root causes rather than be condemned to react to the symptoms,” he said on the fourth day of the 69th annual high-level meeting. “ISIL (the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant) is just a part of the problem……………….. EL AN……………………EL Ethnos