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UK Supports Cyprus’ Rights in EEZ, Fails to Condemn Turkey’s Violations

A British Foreign Office official confirmed the UK Government’s formal position regarding Turkey’s recent illegal actions against Cyprus.

“We recognise the Republic of Cyprus’ sovereign rights to exploit mineral reserves in its EEZ, and it remains our position that such resources should be exploited for the benefit of all the communities in Cyprus,” the spokesperson declared
The spokesperson was asked to comment on reports about Prime Minister David Cameron’s remarks during the recent European Council in Brussels.

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