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RAF pilot crashed £167m refuelling jet - while trying to park
Prang: The RAF Voyager's wing clipped building in Canada. Pictured, a Voyager at RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus The RAF is investigating after a blundering pilot crashed a £167million jet he was trying to park.(2/20/2015 11:28:14 AM)
Russia's Newest Military Base In Europe Will Be Just 40km From NATO Facilities In Cyprus
"We want to avoid further deterioration in relations between Russia and Europe," explained Cyprus' President Nicos Anastasiades upon reportedly signing an agreement to offer Russia military facilities on its soil (that we noted previously). The air force base at which Russian planes will use is about 40 kilometers from Britain's sovereign Air Force base at Akrotiri , on the south shores of ...(2/9/2015 9:09:41 AM)
Fallon praises British armed forces in fight against IS
The Defence Secretary has praised Britain's armed forces for their work in fighting Islamic State (IS) extremists during a visit to Cyprus.(3/1/2015 3:46:38 PM)
Russia reportedly getting military bases in an EU state
UPDATE: On Monday, Russia said it would not be...(2/8/2015 2:38:00 PM)
John Helmer: Cyprus is More Important to Russia than Greece, but Not This Important
What is the significance of Cyrprus' military basing agreement with Russia for Russia’s naval and air forces in the Mediterranean?(3/3/2015 10:00:48 AM)
Russia is reportedly getting military bases in an EU state
Cyprus has offered Russia to have air and navy bases on its territory. Cypriot president Nicos Anastasiades announced that the country is ready to host Russian aviation and naval bases.(2/27/2015 2:54:26 AM)
Analysts: Russia Unlikely to Gain Access to Cypriot Military Bases
The president of Cyprus has reportedly offered the Russian navy and air force access to Cypriot military bases, an offer analysts say is unlikely to materialize.(2/12/2015 9:06:02 PM)
Operation TOSCA: Richard Ault joins Mercian Regiment on...
TO THE north stand 70,000 Turkish soldiers – many young and nervous conscripts who patrol the perimeter.To the south, an army of 70,000 Greek Cypriot troops, raised on horror stories of Turkish invaders chasing their parents out of their home.In between this volatile, powder keg of political, religious and historical unrest stand just under 300 unarmed Mercian soldiers – outnumbered by 23 to one ...(2/26/2015 11:43:36 AM)
Cyprus denies 'Russia deal on bases'
Cyprus denies Russian media reports that it is ready to lease two military bases to Russia.(2/9/2015 9:24:25 AM)
Britain 'has no Isil plan and must prepare for more air strikes'
MPs urge the Government to do more to defeat Islamic State militants in Iraq, saying its campaign has been "strikingly modest".(2/5/2015 1:43:36 AM)
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