Cooperation with Greece and Egypt reinforces efforts to tackle challenges in the region,.

The tripartite cooperation among Cyprus, Greece and Egypt strengthens efforts to tackle common challenges and threats in the region, Defence Minister Christoforos Fokaidis said, following a meeting on Thursday with his counterparts from Greece and Egypt Panos Kammenos and Sedki Sobhy, respectively.

Meanwhile, Greece and Cyprus have agreed to strengthen further their joint armament programmes with the aim to exploit the opportunities offered for synergies and funding in the framework of PESCO.The decision was taken during a meeting of the Cypriot Minister of Defence Christoforos Fokaides and Greek Minister of National Defence Panos Kammenos in Nicosia.

Source: Cyprus News Agency