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Turkey warns Cyprus against offshore gas drilling

In a sign that Turkey is intent on stirring up trouble in the Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey has warned Cyprus against proceeding with offshore oil and gas drilling activities, saying: it would finalize an agreement with Turkish Cypriots to mark out … Continue reading

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Gas, oil and sun – meeting Israel’s new energy needs

Writing in Jewish Ideas Daily, Alex Joffe discusses the new gas and shale finds in Israel and the implications of these finds for Israel’s economy and security. Are abundant natural resources a blessing, or a curse? This is the sort … Continue reading

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Bang goes the Egyptian gas line once again

  Here we go again. Mysterious “Gunmen” blew up Egypt’s gas pipeline to Israel for the fourth time. Masked gunmen blew up a terminal of the Egyptian natural gas pipeline to Israel and Jordan in a predawn attack Tuesday, security … Continue reading

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