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Turkey demands from Cyprus to cancel the development of gas fields

The Turkish authorities demanded from the Republic of Cyprus to cancel the development of gas deposits in the exclusive economic waters of the island, arguing that the gas fields belong to both parts of the island, including the unrecognized Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

In parallel, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan demanded that international oil companies not to participate in gas production in the waters of Cyprus.

The government of Cyprus rejected Turkish demand, stressing that the country has the full right to engage in mining activities on its territory.

At the moment in the waters of Cyprus headed the floating drilling installation by French company Total, who won one of the tenders for searching for gas.

Turkey demands from Cyprus to cancel the development of gas fields 11.07.2017

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