Amid growing concerns about the aggressive offshore drilling activities that are currently being carried out near the Cypriot coast by the Turkish government, the European Union is mulling putting Ankara's accession chapters under discussion ahead of the European Council meeting in 20-21June,

Turkey disputes the existence of an Exclusive Economic Zone that belongs to Cyprus. Instead, Turkey's authoritarian President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan claims he has the legal right to send exploration vess...


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