johngaltfla.com / by John Galt / February 8, 2015 10:45 ET
On July 8, 2012, as the European Central Bank and its Western cohorts began the process of fleecing the nations of Cyprus and Greece, I penned the article below:
Apparently that situation has come to fruition as the United Kingdom will now have to share airspace over the Mediterranean with NATO’s arch villain as the two countries will both have air force bases 40 km apart. As the Russian bear continues to growl with echoes of the Cold War reverberating throughout European capitols, the news from Saturday via Xinhua News in China should send a tremor from Kiev to Brussels:
English.news.cn 2015-02-07 03:30:08
NICOSIA, Feb. 6 (Xinhua) — Cyprus will offer Russia military facilities on its soil, President Nicos Anastasiades said on Friday.
In an interview with a local newspaper, Anastasiades said that a pact strengthening defense relations between the two countries will be signed when he visits Moscow on Feb. 25.
“There is an old (defense) agreement which is to be renewed as it is. At the same time, some additional facilities will be provided just like we do with other countries – France and Germany for example,” Anastasiades said.