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.
HOW many times do they need telling? - Danny Alexander is one of the more obtuse cretins infesting Whitehall, it seems; his launch today of a new plaque to appear on public capital works just re...
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