The sanctions will consist of a travel ban to the EU and an asset freeze for persons & an asset freeze for entities
Greece has so far made nine maritime and land concessions
"Russian companies have successfully implemented energy projects in the Mediterranean Sea", the Russian minister stated
Cyprus has pressed for a tough line threatening harsher sanctions in the future
"Demands by Turkish Cyprus for sovereignty over the gas areas serve Turkey’s interests, not their own"
The southeastern Mediterranean is at the epicenter of investors’ interest, following hydrocarbon findings in neighbouring countries
A day of remembrance
Rome wanted to send a message to Ankara regarding the gas drilling activities in the region