Cyprus government criticised after use of RAF base in Syria strikes

‘Mass anti-war’ protest planned amid fears on island about possible Russian retaliation The government of Cyprus is facing strong criticism after use an RAF base on the island in US-led airstrikes against Syria, with protestors demonstrating outside the facility before a “mass anti-war” rally in Nicosia. More than 350 people gathered on Sunday in Akrotiri, south-west Cyprus, to call for the airbase to be closed. Some sprayed “Nato killers go home” in red paint on a wall outside the enclave’s entrance. Related: Assad's brutal strategy survives regardless of Trump's victory...


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Cyprus government criticised after use of RAF base in Syria strikes


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