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Greece And Turkey To Resume Talks

Greece and Turkey to resume talks

Athens, Greece (PortSEurope) January 13, 2021 – Turkish and Greek officials have said that the two countries will restart discussions on January 25, 2021, aimed at reducing mutual tension following disputes last year over maritime borders and energy rights. The announcement came after Turkish Foreign Minister, Mevlut Cavusoglu, invited Greece to restart talks and called for a meeting with his Greek counterpart, Nikos Dendias. “Today
… we want to extend an open invitation to Greece”, Cavusoglu said. “We invite Greece to start exploratory talks, with the first meeting being held in January.” The new, 61st round of exploratory talks between the two countries over territorial claims in the Mediterranean Sea will start on January 25 in Istanbul, Greece’s Foreign Ministry announced on Monday evening. The last talks took place in March 2016. Copyright (C) PortSEurope. All Rights Reserved. 2021.

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