Turkey planning fresh drilling in East Med, minister says


Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said Monday the country will carry out fresh drillings in the eastern Mediterranean.

“We think there is potential in the wells we have drilled,” Donmez told television news channel A Haber.

Donmez added that the Yavuz energy drill ship is currently undergoing routine maintenance after which “it will be set for a new mission.”

He did not give a specific date.