Greek and Turkish Defence Ministers talk over phone

17 September 2019
188 Views

The Greek Nationa Defence Minister, Nikos Panagiotopoulos communicated with his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar, over the phone, according to a statement released by the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

According to the statement, the two men talked over the phone on occasion of the Greek Minister assuming his post. “The telephone communication between the two Ministers came after a letter from the Turkish Minister of Defence to the Minister of National Defence in late July,” the statement read.

According to a communique from the Turkish ministry, Akar congratulated Nikos Panagiotopoulos on his position in the political leadership of the Greek Armed Forces. “The two Ministers also exchanged views on bilateral and regional defence and security issues,” the statement said.

You may be interested

Turkey 6.8 earthquake – Reports of at least 4 casualties
SLIDE
shares37 views
SLIDE
shares37 views

Turkey 6.8 earthquake – Reports of at least 4 casualties

makis - Jan 24, 2020

A magnitude earthquake 6.8 on the Richter scale has hit eastern Turkey, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre. The depth…

The places hardest to afford a home (infographic)
GREECE
shares41 views
GREECE
shares41 views

The places hardest to afford a home (infographic)

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

Big cities like London or San Francisco are well-known for their expensive real estate markets. But there are also a…

PM Mitsotakis: No political solution in Libya without scrapping of Turkish-Libya deal
GREECE
shares40 views
GREECE
shares40 views

PM Mitsotakis: No political solution in Libya without scrapping of Turkish-Libya deal

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

“We will not ask Turkey what to do with East Med pipeline”, Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis told Harvard and Stanford…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.