"the EU's utrikeschef Federica Mogherini warns Turkey to go ahead with its plans to drill for oil and gas off the Cyprus coast. Mogherini says that the plan is illegal and that the EU's foreign ministers ensured that their countries support the state of Cyprus in the dispute."
"– We urge Turkey to show restraint, to respect Cyprus 'sovereign right in its eez and refrain from such illegal measures that the European union will respond in an appropriate manner and in full solidarity with Cyprus," she says after a meeting of foreign ministers in Brussels."
"Even the united states has criticised plans to begin drilling in the Mediterranean sea, the plans published in the last week. Ankara has dismissed the objections and says that drilling is going to last until september."
"Turkey does not think that Cyprus has the right to the area and has given the oil company Turkish Petroleum a right to provborra."