In the areas between Turkey and Libya, no survey or drilling can be done nor can any pipeline be laid without the approval of the two countries
Turkey continued its provocations
The island inhabitants wanted to demonstrate the clear Greek sovereignty of the land
The AEK officials intend to make a formal complaint to UEFA, which bans political messages during football games
Four Turkish F-16 fighter jets flew over the beach in Pempto Mili, where the Turkish army had first landed
Greek Minister of Defence: "We want to avoid tension, but we will not give up our sovereign rights"
"We are not going to cease our oil exploration activities because the Greeks object to it"
Ankara's ongoing challenges to Greek land & sea sovereignty are additional reasons to keep it from enjoying full acceptance in Europe & the rest of the West
The situation escalated with the last Saturday's incident when the Greek-Cypriot farmers' attempt to approach their farms took place in the presence of television cameras
Turkish media were quick to stoke the flames of tension