Turkey challenges Greek sovereignty southeast of Karpathos with anti-NAVTEX

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Turkey continues its challenges, this time challenging Greece’s sovereignty in its territorial waters, with anti-NAVTEX for an area next to Karpathos.

On May 14, the Greek Navy’s Hydrographic Service issued NAVTEX warning of real-fire exercises southeast of Karpathos.

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NAVTEX is as follows:

ZCZC QA39

141800 UTC MAY 21

STATHMOS IRAKLEIO AR.MIN. 315/21

KARPATHIO PELAGOS

NOTIOANATOLIKA NISOY KARPATHOY

ASKISEIS PYRON

APO 180500 UTC EOS 180900 UTC MAY 21

STHN PERIOCHI POY PERIKLEIETAI APO TA STIGMATA:

35-30.00B 027-40.00A

35-00.00B 027-15.00A

34-40.00B 028-00.00A

35-20.00B 028-20.00A

EFISTATAI PROSOCHI

AKYROSI MINYMATOS STIS 181000 UTC MAY 21

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Below the announcement of the Antalya station of the Turkish Hydrographic Service, which claims that the area where the exercise will take place belongs to its jurisdiction:

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