Dhekelia Sovereign Base Area

n. Dhekelia, British military base area located on the southeast coast of Cyprus (overseas territory of the UK)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Postal Orders of the Dhekelia Sovereign Base Area — British postal orders have been issued by the BFPOs in the Dhekelia Sovereign Base Area since 1960, shortly after Cyprus became an independent republic.Currently, there are two BFPOs in the Dhekelia Sovereign Base Area. They are BFPO 58, Dhekelia …   Wikipedia

  • Sovereign Base Areas Customs — is a semi autonomous branch of UK Customs with jurisdiction over the Sovereign Base Areas, home to British Forces Cyprus. It is managed by the MoD and around 3500 military personnel are posted there at any one time. In contrast with other customs …   Wikipedia

  • Sovereign Base Areas — Akrotiri et Dhekelia Pour les articles homonymes, voir Akrotiri. Akrotiri and Dhekelia (Western and Eastern) Sovereign Base Areas …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sovereign Base Areas — The Sovereign Base Areas are military bases located on territory in which the United Kingdom is sovereign [p.73, Woodliffe] , but which are separated from the ordinary British territory.The two current Sovereign Base Areas are located adjacent to …   Wikipedia

  • Sovereign Base Areas Police — Infobox UK Police name= Sovereign Base Areas Police area= Akrotiri and Dhekelia start= 1960 population= Approx 15,000 size= 254 km² officers= 256 title= Chief Constable head= David Kelly divname= Divisions divno= 2 stations= 3 budget= Unknown HQ …   Wikipedia

  • Dhekelia — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Dhekelia <p></p> Background: <p></p> By terms of the 1960 Treaty of Establishment that created the independent Republic of Cyprus, the UK retained full sovereignty and …   The World Factbook

  • Dhekelia — n. Dhekelia Sovereign Base Area, British military base area located on the southeast coast of Cyprus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Dhekelia — Akrotiri et Dhekelia Pour les articles homonymes, voir Akrotiri. Akrotiri and Dhekelia (Western and Eastern) Sovereign Base Areas …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dhekélia — ▪ British military enclave, Cyprus also spelled  Dekéleia        British military enclave in southeast Cyprus, retained as a “sovereignty base area” by the United Kingdom under the 1959 London Agreement granting independence to Cyprus. It is… …   Universalium

  • Akrotiri and Dhekelia — Akrotiri redirects here. For the ancient Cycladic city, see Akrotiri (Santorini). For other uses, see Akrotiri (disambiguation). The Sovereign Base Areas of Akrotiri and Dhekelia …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.