Anastasiades, Mitsotakis speak after EU decision on Turkey

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades briefed Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis by phone about the EU measures being taken against Turkey for illegal drilling in the island republic’s EEZ, Cyprus Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou said in a tweet on Monday evening.

The two leaders had a long discussion on future actions, Prodromou said, adding, “Our two governments are moving ahead in close coordination, and in full alignment towards our goals.”