Anastasiades stays mum on ‘secret’ US base

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Anastasiades stays mum on ‘secret’ US base
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Foreign Minister to brief House after clamour

By Elias Hazou

The government’s continued silence on the reported existence of an American ‘airbase’ on the island only served to feed the opposition’s curiosity on Thursday as they demanded answers.

President Nicos Anastasiades demurred when asked about the ‘secret’ American base.

“Why should I be answerable when even the US State Department itself was unaware until recently when a report came out.” Anastasiades told a journalist.

The base was likely used for humanitarian purposes, he said, adding that it...


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