Cyprus and Israel carried out a military exercise, dubbed “IASON – 2022” from September 12 to 13, 2022, in the framework of their annual military cooperation program.
According to an official announcement, the exercise took place within the Nicosia FIR, with the participation of land and air assets of the National Guard of the Republic of Cyprus and the Israel Defence Forces.
In addition, it is noted that throughout this joint activity, the personnel of the National Guard and the Israeli Air Force were trained, while knowledge and expertise were exchanged in the field of tactical air operations and Air defence.
“The exercise is part of the Bilateral Defence Cooperation Program and contributes to the increase of mutually beneficial operational capabilities, enhances interoperability and demonstrates, in practice, the excellent cooperation between our respective Armed Forces”, the announcement concludes.
Source: Cyprus News Agency