epa08194314 Cyprus’s Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry, Yiorgos Lakkotrypis (L) and US Assistant Sec-retary of State for Energy Resources Francis Fannon (R) address the media, on the margins of a 3+1 (Cyprus, Greece, Israel and USA) Technical Group meeting, in Nicosia, Cyprus, 05 February 2020. The inaugural meeting con-vened and discussed ‘Emergency preparedness and response mechanisms for offshore oil and gas operations’. EPA/KATIA CHRISTODOULOU