In recent hours, there has been an invasion by Hamas militants into the territory of Israel, with the Israeli authorities vowing to mount a response of unprecedented magnitude. The present op-ed endeavors to make a contribution to the ongoing discourse surrounding the causative factors that precipitated Hamas actions and the…
Over the last months, there has been a growing discussion regarding the impact of geopolitical analysis on the energy sector without the area of ESG being an exception. This op-ed seeks to act as the starting point on Strategy International contribution to how Geopolitics may impact the energy sector within…
The Exploitation of Hydrocarbons and its Impact on the States’ Military Capabilities: The case of the Republic of Cyprus
Even though the Republics of Greece and Cyprus have both repeatedly highlighted their intention to avoid settling their disputes with the Turkey/TRNC axis through the application of military means, no one can rule out the possibility of escalation due to factors that cannot be predicted in advance.
The Exploitation of Hydrocarbons as a Factor of Differentiating the Eastern Mediterranean Power Correlation: the case of the Republic of Cyprus
By Savvas Papasavvas PhDc, Military officer, Foreign and Energy Policy Analyst, Strategy Junior Consultant
Thus, this threat to Turkey’s energy security combined with the tendency of some analysts bases their arguments on Thucydides[vii] made them try to present Turkey’s response through the application of “Thucydides trap”.