Nicosia dismisses Turkish allegations over its EEZ

Nicosia dismisses the positions of Permanent Representative of Turkey to the UN who expresses in a letter to the UNSG grave concern regarding what he described as provocative act by the government of the Republic of Cyprus to grant an offshore hydrocarbon exploration and exploitation licence for Block 6 of the Cyprus EEZ.Cyprus Permanent Representative to the UN, Kornelios Korneliou, told CNA that the contents of Sinirlioglus letter to the UN is a repetition of the standard position of Turkey which, of course, we dismiss, adding that our representations will continue where appropriate.

Source: Cyprus News Agency