A new strategy is needed
An unlikely strategic order is forming in an always-troubled region America will be only too glad to be rid of, writes Richard Spencer
"Greece will continue to strengthen its defense capabilities and upgrade its armed forces"
"Cyprus and its allies do have the right to one day expel Turkish outposts on the island by force if other coercive measures fail"
Greece recently agreed to obtain 18 Rafale fighter jets
The initiative of the unpredictable president of Turkey to talk to Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias is considered a highly symbolic move
But there have been gains as well as setbacks
Greece is emerging as a Mediterranean power with a more proactive foreign policy
Erdogan last December from Baku unequivocally confirmed Turkey’s readiness to secure its geostrategic interests by all kinds of means including military force
"As for suggestions that what happened with von der Lyen was 'insulting to Europe' I wonder if critics have noticed Turkey’s continued intimidation of Cyprus & Greece"