The new Minister of National Defense of Greece Panos Kammenos was invited to Moscow for talks with the head of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu. This information was confirmed for TASS correspondent at the Russian Embassy in Athens.
The invitation was made on Tuesday during a meeting of Kammenos with the Russian Ambassador to Greece Andrei Maslov. “Basically, there have been two meetings with the leadership of the Ministry of National Defense: one – with the Minister, and the other – with his First Deputy (Costas Isihos) and Deputy (Nikos Toskas), – explained at the embassy. – They discussed the issues of further development of Russian-Greek cooperation in the military and military-technical spheres. ”
According to the diplomat, “Draft agreements prepared by Russia are currently being reviewed by the Greek side, and undergo the stage of negotiations.” “Greek Ministry of National Defense confirmed that it would work with them,” – he added.
Minister of National Defense of Greece Panos Kammenos