The American Kafir

2011/03/20

U.K.: Cyprus Critical Of Use Of Base

Filed under: Cyprus, Libya, National Security, Obama, UK — - @ 12:10 pm

Source Link:Stratfor

Cyprus has criticized the prospect of British forces launching strikes from RAF Akrotiri, BBC News reported March 20. Though the base is located in Cyprus, it is British territory, so Cyprus ultimately has no say in the matter. British authorities said the base would only be used in a supporting role; no Typhoon or Tornado aircraft will be deployed form the island.

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