Dr Christian Schultheiss is a visiting scholar at the Centre for Geopolitics, University of Cambridge. He holds a PhD in International Relations from the University of Cambridge and published peer-reviewed articles on the East and South China Sea disputes in various journals. He advises governments and international organizations on maritime security affairs.
Content by Christian Schultheiss
The resumption of exploratory talks between Greece and Turkey over the East Med is an important opportunity to de-escalate tensions, writes Christian Schultheiss. Concrete steps are required to build confidence, including practical deconfliction measures building on NATO’s Greece-Turkey hotline and a clarification of Turkey’s position regarding Greece’s maritime entitlements.