The settlement on the partial demarcation of maritime boundaries between Greece and Egypt was posted on the web site for the United Nation’s Division for Ocean Affairs and the Legislation of the Sea on Thursday.
The deal, signed on August 6, 2020, designates an unique financial zone within the japanese Mediterranean, which in flip offers the 2 nations rights over pure sources within the area.
Greek sources advised the Athens-Macedonia Information Company (AMNA) that the publishing of the deal by the UN, together with the delay within the posting of an accord signed between Turkey and the internationally acknowledged authorities of Libya in November 2019, is a “diplomatic success.”
The identical sources added that it’s the results of a protracted effort by Greek Overseas Minister Nikos Dendias, who’s in common contact with the Secretary-Normal of the UN, Antonio Guterres.
That is additionally the primary deal to be printed on the delimitation of maritime zones between Greece and a neighboring nation in 4 a long time.
The same settlement signed with Italy might be posted as quickly because it enters into drive.