Watching the World: Greek ships, Libyan crude

Since Col. Muammar Qaddhafi renounced his pursuit of weapons of mass destruction in 2003, Libya’s pursuit of oil and natural gas is very much in the news these days, especially in Greece.A few weeks back, the Greek government expressed concern when Libya’s state oil company published plans to issue permits for exploration and drilling in areas south of the Greek Mediterranean islands of Crete and Gavdos.The issue gained attention after the Libyans reportedly published an energy map showing territory and waters-in Libya and the Mediterranean Sea-where their company could consider issuing permits.“The extent of the area pictured on the map in question is such that it creat...

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