<img src="https://d5nxst8fruw4z.cloudfront.net/atrk.gif?account=0nABo1IWhe10Y8" style="display:none" height="1" width="1" alt="" />

British Sovereign Base Areas


Ελληνικά English 中文 Tiếng Việt Català Italiano Čeština العربية Euskara Eesti Galego Español Русский Nederlands Português Norsk (Bokmål) Türkçe Lietuvių ไทย Română Polski Français Bahasa Melayu Hrvatski Deutsch Dansk فارسی हिन्दी Suomi Magyar 日本語 עברית తెలుగు Nynorsk Српски / Srpski 한국어 Svenska Slovenčina Українська

Akrotiri and Dhekelia, officially the Sovereign Base Areas of Akrotiri and Dhekelia (abbr. SBA; Greek: Περιοχές Κυρίαρχων Βάσεων Ακρωτηρίου και Δεκέλιας, Periochés Kyríarchon Váseon Akrotiríou kai Dekélias; Turkish: Egemen Üs Bölgeleri Ağrotur ve Dikelya), is a British Overseas Territory on the island of Cyprus. The areas, which include British military bases and installations, as well as other land, were retained by the British under the 1960 treaty of independence, signed by the United Kingdom, Greece, Turkey and representatives from the Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities, which granted independence to the Crown colony of Cyprus. The territory serves an important role as a station for signals intelligence and provides a vital strategic part of the United Kingdom communications gathering and monitoring network in the Mediterranean and the Middle East.

Cyprus Lebanon Palestine Israel Jordan Syria Turkey Iraq Egypt Greece Bulgaria Armenia Azerbaijan Macedonia Georgia Albania Republic of Kosovo Moldova Romania Serbia Montenegro Kuwait Bosnia and Herzegovina Ukraine Saudi Arabia Malta Libya Hungary Italy Croatia


Impressum