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Foreign Minister invites Turkey to discuss delineation of Cyprus-Turkey EEZ

The Minister spoke at The Economist Conference in Nicosia


Speaking at the Economist Conference Foreign Minster Christodoulides has said ''Today I call on Turkey to enter discussions with Cyprus on delineating the Cyprus Turkey exclusive economic zone’’.

Christodoulides invited Turkey to ''join our vision'' for a prosperous Eastern Mediterranean based on cooperation and the rule of law.

The Foreign Minster said that Cyprus views energy developments in the region as not a zero sum game.

He reiterated his call, echoed also by deputy minister to the Israeli Prime Minister Michael Oren, that the door is open for Turkey to enter into a cooperation with Cyprus and Israel on utilizing the regions hydrocarbon resources.



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