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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech during a meeting of the German federal parliament, Bundestag, at the Reichstag building in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Dec. 18, 2020.
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No breakthrough in Cyprus settlement talks at UN

Urdu Point 29 Apr 2021
Cyprus has been divided since 1974, when Turkey occupied the northern third in response to a coup orchestrated by an Athens-backed junta seeking to annex the island to Greece ... Obstacles to the process include rising tensions in the eastern Mediterranean Sea over conflicting claims to offshore oil and gas involving Cyprus, Greece and Turkey.
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Cyprus rivals in Geneva as UN seeks 'common ground'

Urdu Point 27 Apr 2021
A UN-controlled buffer zone separates the breakaway state from areas controlled by EU member the Republic of Cyprus ... Obstacles to the process include rising tensions in the eastern Mediterranean over conflicting claims to offshore oil and gas involving Cyprus, Greece and Turkey.
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UN-led talks open in Geneva on the future of divided Cyprus

The Irish Times 26 Apr 2021
This shift is rejected by Greece and the Cyprus republic, which are both EU members, as well as the EU ... They coincide with rising tensions in the eastern Mediterranean due to Turkey’s unilateral expansion of its maritime continental shelf and exploration for offshore natural gas fields off Cyprus and Greece’s Aegean islands.
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UN faces tough task to get Cyprus peace talks restarted

Wtop 26 Apr 2021
More than 35,000 Turkish troops have been stationed in the north of Cyprus since 1974 when a Turkish invasion split the country following an Athens junta-backed coup aimed at union with Greece ... Turkey doesn’t recognize Cyprus as a state, disputes its rights to already-discovered offshore deposits and is prospecting for hydrocarbons off the island.
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Turkey, Egypt overtures calm a war of words

Asiatimes 24 Apr 2021
In the Eastern Mediterranean, however, the extent of these is widely disputed, with Turkey in particular challenging zones claimed by neighbors Greece and Cyprus. This has led to a number of incidents in recent years, as Greece, Cyprus and Turkey have clashed over exploration and drilling rights for offshore natural gas.
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Israeli investors are being targeted in Turkey's banking war - opinion

The Jerusalem Post 20 Apr 2021
Isaias Dahlak, a secretive Eritrean financier currently financing Eritrean forces in the Tigray conflict, reportedly utilizes Northern Cyprus’s offshore banking ecosystem, of which Mondial Private Bank is a part, to finance his illegal operations outside of the purview of the international community and law enforcement. .
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EU official, in Ankara visit, urges Turkey to ease disputes in the Mediterranean

Ekathimerini 06 Apr 2021
A row between Turkey and EU members Greece and Cyprus over offshore jurisdiction has strained ties, reaching a peak last summer when Turkish and Greek navy frigates escorted vessels exploring for hydrocarbons in disputed waters.
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EU leaders promise new refugee funds, nudge Turkey on rights

Metro USA 06 Apr 2021
A row between Turkey and EU members Greece and Cyprus over offshore jurisdiction has strained ties, reaching a peak last summer when Turkish and Greek navy frigates escorted vessels exploring for hydrocarbons in disputed waters.
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MP to use Ocean Sun solution for floating PV in Greece, Cyprus

Renewables Now 31 Mar 2021
MP Quantum Group, a company founded by the Alafouzos family of Greece, plans to use Norwegian firm Ocean Sun’s floating solar technology for projects in Greece and Cyprus ... both on inland reservoirs and offshore.
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No Sanctions: EU Sidelines Greece, Cyprus, Offers Turkey Incentives

The National Herald 26 Mar 2021
This time, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis - who in October 2020 called for penalties for Turkish provocations - backed off and went along with an EU report that pushed a “positive agenda” - as did Cyprus, where Turkey is already drilling for oil and gas offshore.
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Experts unpack Eastern Mediterranean crisis at Arab News webinar

Arab News 24 Mar 2021
“We are working for the realization of the East Med gas pipeline, that will be linking the offshore natural gas reserves of Israel, Cyprus and Egypt through Greece to Italy and all other European Union countries,” he said ... also push them to find solutions on the issue of Cyprus.”.
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Here's how Marco Rubio turned the Senate Intelligence Committee into a Trump defensive team

Alternet 23 Mar 2021
Soon, Rubio publicly sparred with the committee vice chairman, Sen ... Don Jr ... Meeting notes from Manafort's phone included cryptic financial references to offshore accounts such as "OffshoreCyprus/ 133m shares."Trump regularly received gifts from his Russian friends including a watch, artwork and decorative box holding a personal letter from Putin ... .
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Offshore vessel owner buys 1 per cent of Noble Corp.

Offshore Energy Today 22 Mar 2021
Cyprus-based offshore vessel operator S.D Standard Drilling has secured a 1 per cent ownership in offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation. The post Offshore vessel owner buys 1 per cent of.. ... .
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How Marco Rubio turned the Senate Intel Committee into a Trump defensive team

Raw Story 20 Mar 2021
elections ... So who was right? ... Don Jr ... Meeting notes from Manafort's phone included cryptic financial references to offshore accounts such as "Offshore - Cyprus/ 133m shares."Trump regularly received 'gifts' from his Russian friends including a watch, artwork, and a gift from Putin to Trump—a decorative box and personal letter from Putin ... No collusion ... .
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Israel, Cyprus Plan to Share Aphrodite Gas Field, Talk First

The National Herald 16 Mar 2021
NICOSIA -- Israel and Cyprus have reached an understanding over gas reserves in the Mediterranean Sea straddling their maritime border, resolving a long-time dispute over the offshore resources, which could open up the development of Aphrodite gas field ...  “That is the inteconnector between Cyprus and Crete.
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