MARITIME DISPUTES IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN: WHY AND WHY NOW?

On 23 October, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute published a report about the dispute and tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean.  It looks at the background (all the way back to 1923 Treaty of Lausanne, which formally ended the conflicts involving the Ottoman Empire and established the new, sovereign Turkish republic and the treaty’s Aegean map was particularly complicated and has remained disputed.

https://www.sipri.org/commentary/essay/2020/maritime-disputes-eastern-mediterranean-why-and-why-now

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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