Greek Cypriot leader Nikos Anastasiades stated that in times of need, Russian warplanes can use the military bases and take on supplies.
Stating that there is an historical relationship between the Greek Cypriot Administration and Russia, Anastasiades said “We are trying to improve our relations”.
Furthermore, Anastasiades added “We have signed an agreement with Russia. In this context, the Russian vessels and warplanes are allowed to take on supplies in critical conditions. They will be able to use the Andreas Papandreu military base or the other airports”.