French President Emmanuel Macron has warned Turkey to stop its “illegal activities” in Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone, making clear that offshore drilling for natural gas is the sovereign prerogative of the island nation.
“I want to reiterate my solidarity with Cyprus and support and respect for its sovereignty. Turkey must stop its illegal activities in Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone,” Macron said while adding that “the EU will not show any weakness" when dealing with the Turkish gov...

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