Does Italy Have a Navy? Rome Makes Demarche in Ankara over Provocations

NICOSIA – The Italian government has protested to Ankara in response to its provocative actions in Cyprus` exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

According to reliable sources, the CNA reports that “Italy is ‘particularly disturbed’ by the issuing of the illegal Turkish NAVTEX directive for investigations of the Turkish research vessel Barbaros areas in the EEZ of the Republic.”

The Turkish NAVTEX, which accompanied movements of Turkish exploratory and military vessels “violates the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus, but also the rights of of the Italian-Korean energy consortium Eni-Kogas which its Drill ship Saipem 10000 began in September its first testing for hydrocarbon reserves in Cyprus` EEZ following an agreement with the Republic of Cyprus,” the CNA wrote.


NICOSIA - Refugees and migrants crossing over from the Turkish-Cypriot occupied side of the island drove up arrivals 122 percent in the first seven months of 2022, said the European Union's annual report on migrant and asylum.

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FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

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NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


Two Boats Carrying Refugees Sink Off Greek Islands, 17 Dead

MYTILENE - Villagers on the Greek island of Kythira rushed to help pull refugees and migrants to safety after a sailboat struck rocks and sank, saving 80 but at least 15 are missing.

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