Triple win solution for Saving Cyprus.
Britain could sell our two sovereign bases at Akrotiri and Dhekelia to Russia for say £20 billion (or gas in lieu) and go halves with the locals thus wiping out their immediate debt problem without them losing any additional sovereignty.
Chancellor George gets a bonus £10 billion to waste on our behalf and we rid ourselves of a relic of Empire and while the Russians might seem to have finally achieved their centuries old ambition of a foothold in the Med without any more messy wars all it really does is replace their base in Syria which they seem likely to lose some time soon.
Rebuild costs and land prices - There is one simple statistic which enables us to kill two KLN birds with one stone. The first is that *"I paid for my home out of taxed income."*. The se...
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