Israel Backs Cyprus Energy Hunt

- November 5, 2014

Israel’s Foreign Minister says Cyprus’ right to explore for oil and gas off its shores must be respected by all countries, including Turkey.

Turkey Steps Up Cyprus Pressure

- November 1, 2014

Turkey’s National Security Council said the country will keep its presence of warships and a research vessel in Cypriot sovereign waters.

Greece, Cyprus Happy EU Showed “Concern” Over Turkish Ships Incursion

- October 25, 2014

The European Union’s expression of “serious concern” that Turkish warships and a research vessel invaded Cypriot waters is good enough for Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, although the ships remain in violation of international law.

EU Wants Turkish Warships, Research Ship Out Of Cypriot Waters

- October 24, 2014

With Turkey stepping up its violations of Cypriot waters, sending in a research vessel to look for energy where Cyprus has already licensed drilling to international companies, European Union leaders meeting here are expected to pressure Anakara to back off.

Cyprus Will Block Turkey’s EU Bid

- October 21, 2014

Cyprus will oppose Turkey’s bid to join the EU in response to a Turkish gas search in waters where Cyprus licensed companies to drill.

Anastasiades Has Talks With Putin

- October 17, 2014

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and Russian President Vladimir Putin met late here on Oct. 16 on the sidelines of the ASEM Summit.

Greece, Turkey Spar Over Cyprus

- October 11, 2014

Greece is staying out of the battle between Cyprus and Turkey over energy rights off the island that led to a breakdown in unity talks there.