Italy has officially announced its intention to endorse and participate in China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Michele Geraci, the undersecretary in the economic development ministry, suggested that Italy planned to sign a memorandum of understanding to support BRI.
The present article is inspired by a first analysis based on the article of “A. Xenofontos; "Managing Investor-State Disputes in Upstream Oil and Gas Industry: IOCs' Perspective" OGEL 4 (2018)
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”.