The EU plans to take action against Turkey because of its activities in Cyprus

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the EU would take action against Turkey if it did not stop its illegal activities in Cyprus’s special economic zone, the Russian news agency Sputnik reported.

“I consider it very important that the clear messages sent to Turkey today that the EU will consider and take action if Turkey does not stop its illegal activities in the Special Economic Zone of Cyprus,” Tsipras said after a summit of EU heads of state in Malta on Friday.

Also Read: Turkey condemns US pressure over Russian defense systems

“We express our full support to Cypriot President Nikos Anastasiadis,” he added.

It is worth noting that on the continental shelf and in the exclusive economic zone of Cyprus, gas fields were found. Turkey considers that it has the right to exploit the natural resources of this region and has sent a ship to dig what was considered illegal as it touches the exclusive commercial zone of Cyprus.

Related posts

North Korea elections record 99.98 percent of voting

News Desk

India: Rare birth disorders, baby born with 3 ‘Heads’

News Desk

Shinzo Abe’s coalition party won the elections

News Desk

Leave a Comment

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Join 30K+ Subscribers
Subscribe To Newsletter
Be the first to get latest updates and exclusive news straight to your email inbox.
Stay Updated
Give it a try, you can unsubscribe anytime.
close-link