As I predicted during the Cyprus crisis, as Russia wants a Plan B if they lose their naval base in Syria.
Christofias is no friend of ours.
AFAIK, Russia along with Israel are playing to secure these newly discovered Cypriot natgas fields from possible Turkish takeover.
Russia’s plan B was and always will be Turkey. It was every Tsars dream to control Constantinople and the Bosphorus. Putin is no different
In the News/Activism forum, on a thread titled Cyprus considering Russian military use of airbase, port facilities, dfwgator wrote:
“As I predicted during the Cyprus crisis, as Russia wants a Plan B if they lose their naval base in Syria”
Yep thinkin the same thing. Hate to see “the brotherhood” take over Syria though for the Russians have been a moderating force there.