The Energy Wars of Turkey and the Thucydidean Trap of Greece

Turkey’s aggression against Cyprus and the inability / unwillingness of the international community and the actors involved to react.

by Panayiotis Tilliros 

On 5.2.2018, Turkey invaded Cyprus again with the issuance of the illegal and void Navtex 0153/18 aimed at preventing the Saipem 12000 drillship of the Italian company ENI from proceeding with the planned exploratory drilling for natural gas on the target cuttlefish in offshore Block 3 of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Republic of Cyprus (RoC)… Continue reading “The Energy Wars of Turkey and the Thucydidean Trap of Greece”