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Tensions Rise as Turkey Blocks Off Massive Sea Area Between Rhodes and Castellorizo

Turkey continued its seemingly never-ending provocations in the area between Greece's islands of Rhodes and Castellorizo on Monday by issuing a barrage of new Navigational Telexes (NAVTEX). This time, the Turkish Office Of Navigation, Hydrography and Oceanography  unilaterally blocked off...

Turkey Issues NAVTEX off Cyprus and Limnos Island in Greece

Turkish authorities issued two new Navigational Telexes (NAVTEX) on Thursday, blocking off the regions of the sea west of Cyprus and southeast of the Greek island of Limnos in the Northern Aegean Sea. Turkey is continuing its game of ramping...

Turkey Issues New NAVTEX Blocking Off Sea Between Rhodes and Castellorizo

Turkey issued a new Navigational Telex (NAVTEX) on Monday, by which it blocks off a large sea area between the Greek islands of Rhodes and the archipelago of Castellorizo. The new NAVTEX, which expires on Wednesday, comes right after an...

Turkey Reserves New Area Off Cyprus for Oil Drilling

Turkey issued a new Navigational Telex (Navtex) on Thursday night, making it known that they are reserving a maritime area in Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) for additional oil drilling operations. The new Navtex particularly concerns the movements of the...

Turkey Issues New NAVTEX off the Coast of Cyprus

Ankara issued a new NAVTEX blocking an area near Cyprus' northern coast on Thursday. Turkey says that it intends to conduct exploratory drilling in the broader area of the Gulf of Alexandretta, using the research vessel ''Rowan Norway.'' ''Rowan Norway'' is...

Turkey Blocks Sea Area South of Greece's Castellorizo by Issuing New NAVTEX

Turkey issued a new NAVTEX (Navigational Telex) on Friday, officially blocking off the sea area south of Greece’s territorial waters within the small archipelago of Castellorizo, east of Rhodes. Turkey intends to block off the sea area for the days of Friday,...

Turkey Issues New NAVTEX, Blocking Large Area in Aegean

With the issuance of a new Navigational Telex (NAVTEX) issued on Friday, March 8, Turkey intends to block off a large area in the Central Aegean Sea for new military exercises. The new NAVTEX comes only a few days after...

Turkey Blocks Kastellorizo By Issuing New NAVTEX

Turkey issued a new NAVTEX (Navigational Telex), with which the country blocks the sea area surrounding Greece’s territorial waters in the small island of Kastellorizo, east of Rhodes. Turkey claims that it is going to perform rescue and search exercises...

Turkish Navtex for Military Exercise Blocks Large Maritime Area West of Cyprus

A new Navtex for navy exercises issued by Turkey, blocks a large maritime area to the west of Cyprus on the Akamas - Peyia - Paphos - Pissouri route, less than seven nautical miles from the port of Kato...

Turkey Ups the Ante with Firing Exercise in the Aegean

Turkey is escalating its provocative moves against Greece by announcing a huge military exercise with real fire in central Aegean during March and April. According to new Navigational Telex (NAVTEX) issued by Ankara, Turkey binds the area between the islands...