With the wrap-up of a meeting on EU-Turkey relations in Varna, Bulgaria on March 26, top EU officials highlighted Turkey’s strategic role in European energy security but expressed concern over Ankara’s actions in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Aegean Sea.

“The European Union stands behind the Republic of Cyprus regarding its right to explore and exploit its natural resources in its Exclusive Economic Zone,” European Council President Donald Tusk told a joint press conference with European ...

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