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Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry met, on Saturday, with his Cypriot counterpart Nikos Christodoulides to share views on advancing cooperation between the two countries. During the meeting, the two ministers also discussed methods of coordinating on a number of important regional issues of mutual interest. Ahmed Hafez, spokesperson for Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign …
The Egyptian and Cypriot Foreign Ministers emphasise strength of bilateral relations across various fields
Top-level conversation touches on latest updates regarding regional issues, including Eastern Mediterranean region
8th summit addressed latest updates in Eastern Mediterranean, Middle East, and GERD dispute
The MoU will promote the development of trade, investment, and business relations between their members and the US.
Egyptian President arrived in Cyprus to participate in 8th tripartite summit with Greece, Cyprus
Egypt is one of initiative’s main supporters, says Ambassador Homer Mavrommatis
US decision comes amid ongoing dispute in Eastern Mediterranean region
Greek PM described Turkey’s moves as “provocations” directed at Europe as ” from a country that was formally recognized as a candidate for EU membership.”
Cyprus has been outraged by Turkey’s bid to drill for natural gas amid heightened tensions over energy resources in the Eastern Mediterranean
Turkish-Libyan MoU against Libyan arms embargo, international law, says Egypt FM
The FMs will address efforts to reach a comprehensive settlement to end the Libyan crisis as well as issues of the Eastern Mediterranean region.
According to Cyprus News Agency, the Cypriot Defence Minister Savvas Angelides said during the meeting that Turkey’s illegal measures in Cyprus’ EEZ in the Mediterranean Sea, violates the sovereign rights of his country and the international law.
On Thursday, Cyprus has strongly condemned the illegality of Turkey’s new attempt to conduct drilling operations in the south-west of the island
Turkey is facing political and financial sanctions that will be declared in the upcoming hours, the High Representative of EU for Foreign Affairs, Federica Mogherini, said during a meeting for EU Foreign Ministers held in Brussels.
EU says that Turkey’s actions are unacceptable escalation, threatens sanctions
Projects will exchange 5GW between contracting countries
With regard to the electrical connection with Sudan, she explained that all the works and lines of the project have been completed, and the current phase is supposed to be the experimental operation, but it was postponed because of the unstable political situation in Khartoum.
Egypt warned against intentions of Turkey to begin drilling activities in a maritime area west of Cyprus, according to a Saturday statement issued by Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The statement added that Egypt is following the development, warning against the effects of any unilateral actions on security and stability in the Eastern Mediterranean region. …
Studies are being conducted to increase capacity of electrical connection line with Jordan to take it up to 3,000MW
Ali Abdel Aal headed to Cyprus on Saturday for two-day visit
Feed-in tariff projects in Benban to kick off by end-year
Egypt, Greece hold their first joint military exercise in 2015
Slowness of Indian L&T postpones completion of connection studies with Sudan for month
Last month, Egypt, Cyprus signed deal on building gas pipeline between two countries
Turkish naval forces seized Cypriot fishing vessel carrying five Egyptian sailors on Friday near coast of Turkish Cypriot region
We seek to complete agreement to implement the project, says Shaker
Greece, Cyprus also met with Israeli prime minister before heading to Egypt on East-Med
Parliament speaker stresses Cyprus’s support, its right to exploit its natural resources in Mediterranean Sea
Hijacker commandeered domestic flight in 2016 after revealing to crew what appeared to be explosive belt