Defence Minister and new Dutch Ambassador discuss EU security and defence

The developments as regards the fields of security and defence in Europe were the focus of a meeting held on Thursday between Minister of Defence Christoforos Fokaides and newly appointed Ambassador of Holland in Nicosia, Nathalie Jaarsma.

According to an official press release, during the meeting they discussed the developments in the field of security and defence in Europe, following the presentation of the EUs Global Strategy.

The Minister briefed the Ambassador on the bilateral and multilateral cooperation that Cyprus maintains with neighbouring countries as well as on the multinational military exercises which aim to promote cooperation, security and stability in the region.

Source: Cyprus News Agency.