Exploration & Production

Exxon ship heading to East Med – Turkish government

An ExxonMobil ship is heading to the east Mediterranean to explore for oil and gas, a spokesman for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday.
By Staff reporter 7 March 2018 0 29903

An ExxonMobil ship is heading to the east Mediterranean to explore for oil and gas, a spokesman for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday.

Turkey is engaged in a dispute with the Greek Cypriot government regarding exploration in Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone. The spokesman told a news conference Ankara would continue to defend its interests in the area.