Turk military drills raise tensions w...

Turk military drills raise tensions with Cyprus over oil exploration

There are 9 comments on the EKathimerini story from Jun 18, 2009, titled Turk military drills raise tensions with Cyprus over oil exploration. In it, EKathimerini reports that:

Turkish and Turkish-Cypriot warships staged search-and-rescue drills off the island of Cyprus yesterday amid tensions over a disputed search for oil and gas.

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Mehmet Ali Talat

Herriman, UT

#1 Jun 18, 2009
That's something you don't see everyday.

turks provoking and making threats?.....now that is unlike the glorious turkish nation?

It must be a mistake.
Tc In London

Watford, UK

#2 Jun 18, 2009
Mehmet Ali Talat wrote:
That's something you don't see everyday.
turks provoking and making threats?.....now that is unlike the glorious turkish nation?
It must be a mistake.
WE ALLWAYS KNOW THE GC DO STUPID THINGS WITHOUT THINKING
WE ARE JUST REMINDING THEM THAT WE ARE HERE AND MAKE IT VERY DIFICULT FOR ANYBODY SEARCHING FOR ANYTHING
Mehmetis

Herriman, UT

#3 Jun 18, 2009
Tc In London wrote:
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WE ALLWAYS KNOW THE GC DO STUPID THINGS WITHOUT THINKING
WE ARE JUST REMINDING THEM THAT WE ARE HERE AND MAKE IT VERY DIFICULT FOR ANYBODY SEARCHING FOR ANYTHING
Try to stop us.
Greeko

New Brunswick, NJ

#4 Jun 18, 2009
Tc In London wrote:
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WE ALLWAYS KNOW THE GC DO STUPID THINGS WITHOUT THINKING
WE ARE JUST REMINDING THEM THAT WE ARE HERE AND MAKE IT VERY DIFICULT FOR ANYBODY SEARCHING FOR ANYTHING
Yeah the Turks are real smart,just like this TC,telling countries like Egypt and Lebanon to scrap deals already made to the Cyprus government,makes them look real good in the eyes of the world,yeah real good
bernie maddof

Philippines

#5 Jun 18, 2009
Mehmet Ali Talat wrote:
That's something you don't see everyday.
turks provoking and making threats?.....now that is unlike the glorious turkish nation?
It must be a mistake.
OIL. opportunity in limbo.
Democracy United States

Roy, WA

#6 Jun 18, 2009
Cyprus needs to moon them.
my brain hurts

Nicosia, Cyprus

#7 Jun 19, 2009
i wonder how many TURDISH planes and warships will intimidate the american oil companies.

Since: May 09

Los Angeles, CA

#8 Jun 19, 2009
Tc In London wrote:
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WE ALLWAYS KNOW THE GC DO STUPID THINGS WITHOUT THINKING
WE ARE JUST REMINDING THEM THAT WE ARE HERE AND MAKE IT VERY DIFICULT FOR ANYBODY SEARCHING FOR ANYTHING
Why? Are Turks jealous?
wyoming cowboy

Keystone Heights, FL

#9 Jun 20, 2009
what the turks need is a good slap to remind them that they are not the authority of the mediterranean nor the aegean...shooting a few exocets at the turkish frigates would go a long way in deterrence..Remember Turks its not 74 where you had four countries helping in attacking cyprus.

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