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Egypt eyes more economic benefits after signing maritime demarcation deal with Greece – Al Monitor

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi issued a presidential decree to ratify the historic agreement signed with Greece on the demarcation of maritime borders, which could help further boost Egypt’s ambition to become a major regional energy hub. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi issued Oct. 10 a presidential decree to ratify the historic agreement signed with …

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Foreign mediation in eastern Mediterranean dispute between Greece, Cyprus and Turkey – Neos Kosmos

Bitter regional rivalries between Greece and Turkey are continuing as competition over gas discoveries in the eastern Mediterranean have escalated fears for military confrontation. Since last month Turkish ships have been navigating in waters which belong to Greece, according to international laws but which Turkey has for decades disputed. Ankara has not signed the UN …

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Turkey Should Declare Its Exclusive Economic Zone in East Med As Soon As Possible – Sputnik

Sputnik: You are known by the concept of ‘Blue Homeland’. Can you explain this concept? What is Blue Homeland? While the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) gives limited sovereignty rights to states, based on the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) concept, how will Turkey make this Blue Homeland functional?  Cihat Yaycı: 1982 …

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