Cyprus – Friends falling out?

By Chris Elliott

Is it possible to know in the world of international politics who are friends, why they seem to be friends and what causes them to have a falling out.

Angela Merkel and Vladimir Putin - Source Wikipedia
Angela Merkel and Vladimir Putin – Source Wikipedia

In the world of international politics, friendships are perhaps measured by “what’s in it for us” and if the tide turns, then friendships may wither or even die.

So what has this got to do with Cyprus, well it has a lot to do with the recent bailout but do follow this link where you can read far more of those problems facing international friendships between Russia and Germany.

Cyprus bailout threatens Germanys special relationship with Russia | World news | guardian.co.uk.