As a provider of security and stability, Turkey has the potential to become the balancing power in the Gulf region
Greek military and diplomatic initiatives carry the risk of creating further tension in the Aegean, if Greece pushes Turkey to bigger security dilemmas.
No one believes the issue can be resolved soon due to the current dynamics on the island.
Ankara should also continue its call for Athens to return to constructive neighborly relations and pave the path toward that direction.
The EU and the U.S., who continue to be pillars of the existing stalemate, should instead put more pressure on Athens and the Greek Cypriots.