Tag: Mevlut Cavusoglu

New Turkish NAVTEX for Oruc Reis research

New Turkish NAVTEX for Oruc Reis research

Turkey issued a new Navigation Telex (NAVTEX) to extend the Oruç Reis seismic research vessel’s activities until September 12. This is the third NAVTEX renewal, after the previous one expired on September 1. The new NAVTEX concerns…

Greece and Turkey make baby steps towards easing tensions 7

Greece and Turkey make baby steps towards easing tensions

Greece’s Foreign Minster George Katrougalos, had a joint press conference with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu following their meeting in Brussels on Thursday, declaring their willingness to de-escalate tensions between the two…

Turkey ready to start gas and oil drilling around Cyprus 11

Turkey ready to start gas and oil drilling around Cyprus

Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced Ankara will begin drilling for oil and gas near Cyprus in coming days, a move that could see tensions heighten again with Cyprus and Greece. Turkey…

Greek Foreign Minister cautions FYROM over provocative statements 13

Greek Foreign Minister cautions FYROM over provocative statements

Greece’s Alternate Foreign Minister, Giorgos Katrougalos on Tuesday cautioned the government of FYROM over the recent provocative statements about the “Macedonian” language, made by their Prime Minister and later retracted. He cautioned…

Greek Foreign Minister to inaugurate Consulate in Turkey 17

Greek Foreign Minister to inaugurate Consulate in Turkey

Greece’s Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Kotzias, will attend the inauguration of the renovated building of the Consulate General of the Hellenic Republic in Smyrna on 4 September, 2018. It has been confirmed…

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Ankara accuses Greece of hiding Turkish criminals

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has accused Greece of turning into a safe haven for Turkish criminals, referring to the eight Turkish officers who fled the country after the attempted coup. The Foreign Minister went on…