Turkey Withdraws Its Exploration Ship From Eastern Mediterranean


Turkey withdraws its exploration ship from Eastern Mediterranean

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 | By middleeastmonitor | 4 Hits

The Turkish drilling ship Oruc Reis has returned to shore to ease tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said yesterday stressing that the move does not mean Ankara is giving up its rights to the area The Oruc Reis research ship returned to an area near the southern Turkish port of Antalya for the first time in more than a month Akar played down the significance of the move saying the ship had returned as part of scheduled plans and insisted it did not mean Ankara was 8220giving up our rights there8221 822 >>READ MORE



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