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.
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