Joint exercises of the National Guard with the Israeli Armed Forces

The Ministry of Defence announces that from the 20th until the 29th of May 2019, the Armed Forces of the Republic of Cyprus and the State of Israel will conduct training exercises, in the framework of their annual cooperation program of joint exercises. The…

Joint exercises of the National Guard with the Israeli Armed Forces "IASON - 1/2019 " and "NIKOKLIS-DAVID 1/2019"

The Ministry of Defense announces that the joint exercises of the National Guard with the Israeli Armed Forces "IASON - 1/2019 " and "NIKOKLIS-DAVID 1/2019" , which took place from the 20th to the 29th of May 2019, were successfully completed. The…

Statement by the Minister of Defence Savvas Angelides after the meeting with Mr Paul Kehoe, the Minister of Defence of Ireland

(Nicosia, 15 March 2019) I had the pleasure today to host my colleague Mr Paul Kehoe, the Minister of Defence of Ireland, a country with which we maintain close ties of friendship. With Minister Kehoe we discussed the progress achieved in a number…

Statement by the Minister of Defence Savvas Angelides after the meeting with Mrs Ursula von der Leyen, Minister of Defence of Germany

(Nicosia, 5th March 2019) I had the pleasure today to host the Minister of Defence of Germany Mrs Ursula von der Leyen. This is a particularly important visit at a very crucial period for Cyprus and the wider region. The presence here today of my…

Address of the Minister of Defence Savvas Angelides at the Consultation Forum for sustainable energy in the defence and security sector – phase II February 26th, 2019

Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, We are delighted to have you in Nicosia to participate and share in the 3rd Conference of the CONSULTATION FORUM FOR SUSTAINABLE ENERGY IN THE DEFENCE AND SECURITY SECTOR, hosted by the Ministry of Defense…