Turkey targets ‘weakest link’ Cyprus in regional dominance bid

By |januar 20th, 2020|Cypriot conflict, Cyprus, EastMed pipeline, News, North Cyprus, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan|

Striving to extend its influence in the eastern Mediterranean where tensions revolve around energy resources, Turkey sees Cyprus as the weakest link in a regional alliance buffering Ankara's ambitions, analysts told AFP.

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EU welcomes EastMed deal, but highlights further cost-benefit analysis

By |januar 3rd, 2020|Cyprus, EastMed pipeline, Greece, News, Turkey|

The European Commission has said the EastMed natural gas pipeline deal signed by Cyprus, Greece and Israel yesterday (2 January) is a “welcome development” but insisted on exploring further the cost-benefits of the different options.

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Greece says EastMed pipeline deal to be signed on 2 January

By |december 23rd, 2019|Benjamin Netanyahu, EastMed pipeline, Greece, Israel, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, News, Nikos Anastasiades, offshore gas, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

The Greek government said Sunday (22 December) it will sign an agreement for a huge pipeline project with Cyprus and Israel next month that is designed to ship gas from the eastern Mediterranean to Europe.

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US-Russia rivalry in the Middle East is now spilling over into the Mediterranean Sea

By |avgust 19th, 2019|Cyprus, EastMed pipeline, Israel, News, Turkey, United States|

Most oil and gas experts agree that the East Med Pipeline Project is a pipe dream that cannot compete with cheap Russian gas. But America’s enthusiastic support for it is more about a re-alignment of alliances, and securing energy supply, writes Nour Samaha.

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How a gas pipeline to Europe is transforming the Turkish-Israeli relationship

By |januar 9th, 2019|Benjamin Netanyahu, Cyprus, EastMed pipeline, Greece, Israel, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

The discovery of massive natural gas fields off Israel’s northern coast more than a decade ago and subsequent attempts to export this gas to Europe have highlighted the true fault lines in the Turkish-Israeli alliance, writes Joseph Dana.

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