Francis Fannon, US Assistant Secretary Of State For Energy Resources, To Visit Cyprus
A visit to Cyprus by US Assistant Secretary of State for Energy Resources, Francis Fannon, sends political messages, Government Spokesman Kyriacos Koushos said on Tuesday. He also noted that a drill ship is expected at the end of March or beginning of April, to start drilling in the exclusive economic zone.
Speaking at the Presidential Palace, Koushos said that Fannon’s visit was very important, confirming the upgraded relations with the United States, as well as the interest of the US for energy matters in the region.
Asked about the energy program of the Republic of Cyprus, Koushos said that there is progress with regard to drilling activities.