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Sisi, Mitsotakis discuss Libya’s developments, joint interests in East Mediterranean region

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 07:39 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi discussed the Libyan crises updates with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis during a phone call Thursday, as he explained the Egyptian stance of refusing all illegal foreign interference in the war-torn country.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Greece, Cyrpus, Bahrain urge UN not to register Turkish maritime boundaries deal with GNA

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 04:44 GMT

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Greece, and Cyprus called on the United Nations not to register the maritime boundaries deal signed between Turkey and Prime Minister of the Government of the National Accord (GNA) Fayez al-Sarraj, according to a well-placed source at the UN.

Turkey should lose EU candidacy if it does not back off in East Med, says Cyprus

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 - 10:42 GMT

"Either they are compliant with the terms and conditions of any other candidate country, otherwise they could not be either a candidate or accepted," Anastasiades told Politico.

Egypt, Cyprus, Greece condemn Turkey’s military interference in Libya

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 06:43 GMT

Egypt’s minster of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry held a teleconference meeting with his Greek, Cypriot, French and Emirati counterparts

Egypt, Greece seek more cooperation on maritime tourism

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 - 12:41 GMT

The meeting tackled the Egyptian tourism programs on the religious tourism, to which Greek tourists gravitate, the statement continued.

Egypt voices support to sovereignty of Cyprus

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 11:24 GMT

Egypt affirms supporting the rights and sovereignty of Cyprus concerning its resources in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, within the framework of international law and the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, the Egyptian foreign ministry sa

Egypt, Greece, Cyprus probe energy coop.

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 12:19 GMT

They also took up the mechanism of activating the joint government agreement on extending pipelines in order to transmit the Cypriot gas to Egypt's EDCO plant.

Shoukry phones Saudi, UAE, Greek, Cypriot FMs on Turkish escalation in Libya

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 01:41 GMT

The officials agreed on the dangerous consequences of this development on Arab national security, regional security.

Greece, Cyprus call Turkey's interference in Libya 'dangerous escalation'

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 07:42 GMT

Turkish parliament overwhelmingly approved a bill that allows troops to be deployed in Libya, in a clear breach of sovereignty.

Turkish Parliament votes for sending troops to Libya

Thu, 02 Jan 2020 - 02:59 GMT

Turkey’s Parliament voted on Wednesday for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s proposal to send Turkish troops to Libya, which is expected to deepen the Libyan crisis and mount tensions in the Middle East and North Africa.

Cypriot parliament speaker affirms support to Libyan legislative body

Sat, 28 Dec 2019 - 03:09 GMT

Speaker of the Libyan Parliament Aguila Saleh discussed his country’s crisis in Nicosia with Cypriot counterpart Demetris Syllouris.

Germany demands Turkey to respect international law

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 - 12:07 GMT

Kramp-Karrenbauer arrived in Cyprus on Wednesday for a two-day Christmas visit to the German contingent of UNFIL.

We will continue to address Turkish provocations with cautiousness: Cyprus

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 07:52 GMT

Cypriot Defense Minister Savvas Angelides said that Cyprus will continue to address the Turkish provocations in the exclusive economic zone with cautiousness.

Turkey occupies 73% of Cyprus: presidential commissioner

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 05:40 GMT

The official stressed the importance of respecting the sovereignty of each state and international law regardless of the size of military power it possesses.

Turkey must show respect to int'l law, EU leaders: Cypriot gov't spox

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 10:26 GMT

He made the remarks when asked about his comment on a statement by the Turkish Foreign Ministry regarding the European Council conclusions on Turkey.

Cypriot energy min. raises Turkish violations issue in Brussels

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 12:24 GMT

Cypriot Energy Minister George Lakkotrypis raised the issue of escalating Turkish violations in the Cyprus' exclusive economic zone (EEZ), while addressing a meeting of the EU Energy Ministers' Council, held Thursday in Brussels, Cyprus News Agency report

Egypt, Cyprus, Greece says Libyan-Turkish maritime MoUs “has no legal effect”

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 08:14 GMT

Egypt, Cyprus and Greece announced, Tuesday that the two security cooperation and maritime MoUs signed by Turkey and Libya’s UN-backed government, “has no legal effect”

Sisi discusses MENA developments, joint cooperation with Greece, Cyprus

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 - 10:25 GMT

The three leaders ensured the importance of maintaining joint coordination and consultation and close cooperation among the three nations.

Greek, Cypriot heads of state affirm continuous energy cooperation

Tue, 08 Oct 2019 - 03:58 GMT

The Cypriot president stated that the meeting is held in light of regional developments.

Tripartite summit between Egypt, Cyprus, Greece convenes in Cairo: Spox

Tue, 08 Oct 2019 - 10:10 GMT

The seventh tripartite summit between Egypt, Cyprus and Greece will convene on Tuesday, under the chairmanship of President Sisi.

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