Greece, Israel sign new defence cooperation program

Greece and Israel signed the 2023 Defence Cooperation Program in a meeting in Tel Aviv, the Hellenic National Defense General Staff (HNDGS) announced.

On Greece’s side, the program was signed by HNDGS’s Director of International Relations Brigadier General Nikolaos Holevas, and from Israel by Colonel Gil Dolov, the Head of the International Cooperation Department of the General Staff of the country’s Armed Forces.

The program includes 58 activities, of which 25 are joint exercises, 15 are joint trainings and 18 others that will take place in both countries.

These activities include participation in exercises, joint training of Special Operations Forces, participation of trainees in national and multinational schools, as well as in seminars and staff meetings and conversations on matters of mutual interest.

Among other activities, there will be joint training in Crisis Management, Electronic Warfare, and in SAR missions.
With information by Kathimerini

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