Defence Minister travels to Athens for the Intergovernmental Greece-Cyprus Council of Defence

Cyprus Defence Minister Christoforos Phokaidis travels to Athens for the Intergovernmental Council of Defence of Greece and Cyprus, which will take place on Friday. The Ministers of Defence of the two countries, the Chiefs of the Armies and the Permanent Secretaries of the two Ministries participate in the Council.

According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Defence, the Intergovernmental Defence Council convenes twice a year, once in Cyprus and once in Greece to review and coordinate the actions between the two countries. The Council convened for the first time last May in Nicosia.

Source: Cyprus News Agency