Defence Minister and Russian Ambassador discuss Turkish provocations in Cyprus' EEZ

Developments in the Eastern Mediterranean, including Turkish provocative actions in Cyprus exclusive economic zone (EEZ) as well as Cyprus’ role in the region were discussed in a meeting between Minister of Defence Charalambos Petrides and Russian Ambassador to Cyprus, Stanislav Osadchiy.

Petrides “had the opportunity to discuss with Osadchiy on the developments in the Eastern Mediterranean and to brief the Russian top diplomat to Cyprus on Turkey’s aggressive actions in the Cypriot EEZ,” a press release issued by the Ministry of Defence says.
The Cypriot Minister and Osadchiy “exchanged views concerning Cyprus’ role in the region as well as the collaborations which are developing aiming for security and stability” in the region, the press release adds.


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