Official visit of the Italian Minister of Defence to Cyprus

The Minister of Defence of Italy, Mrs Roberta Pinotti, will hold today an official visit to Cyprus, at the invitation of the Minister of Defence, Mr Christoforos Fokaides.

Minister Pinotti will be officially welcomed by Minister Fokaides, at the premises of the General Staff of the National Guard, where the talks between the two delegations of the two countries will take place.

In the framework of the meeting, an Agreement on exchange and reciprocal protection of classified information is expected to be signed.

During her visit, the Italian Minister of Defence will be received by the President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades.

Source: Press and Information Office