MPs fail to agree on resolution condemning Turkish provocations in EEZ

first_imgParliament on Friday could not agree on the wording of a resolution aimed at condemning Turkey’s violation of Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ).The bone of contention was apparently that a paragraph which included European Council President Donald Tusk’s comments on Turkey were erased.They referred to statements made after Turkish navy ships blocked a vessel bound for drilling activities in Cyprus’ EEZ block 3 on behalf of Italian energy company ENI last month.Greens’ MP Giorgos Perdikis said the statement they were called to vote on had been amended three times over the course of 12 hours and as such, MPs agreed to vote on it next week after party leaders meet.Diko MP Christiana Erotokritou questioned why the paragraph was erased and said it was important it remain.You May LikeDr. Marty ProPower Plus Supplement3 Dangerous Foods People Feed Their Dogs (Without Realizing It)Dr. Marty ProPower Plus SupplementUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoTotal Battle – Online Strategy GameIf You’re PC User This Strategy Game Is A Must-Have!Total Battle – Online Strategy GameUndo Turkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoPensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoConcern over falling tourism numbersUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img

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