16122018Headline:

Tsipras: Technical negotiations for the delimitation of EEZ to be concluded this year

Technical negotiations for the delimitation of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) will have to be concluded by the end of the year, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al Sisi agreed in a meeting on Wednesday, according to government sources.

They also discussed that the Eastmed pipeline and the Greek LNG centers, which will be the main energy conduit for gas exports from the Eastern Mediterranean to Europe.

Finally, they discussed the possibility of further expanding the trilateral cooperation between Greece, Cyprus and Egypt to create new cooperation frameworks that also include other countries.