Greece News

Great Britain offers two Type 23 as an Interim Solution to Greece
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations

Great Britain offers two Type 23 as an Interim Solution to Greece

United Kingdom will offer two Type 23 frigates, HMS Monmouth and HMS Montrose frigates, to the Hellenic Navy as an interim solution.

HAF has officially received its first Dassault Rafale combat aircraft
Air Bilateral Relations

HAF has officially received its first Dassault Rafale combat aircraft

Hellenic Air Force (HAF) received its first French Rafale F3R aircraft with a handover ceremony held at Istres Merignac Air Base.

Turkey Complaints Greece to UN
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations

Turkey Complaints Greece to UN

Turkey complained to the UN, accusing Athens of violating the agreements that prevent Greece from the militarization of islands in the eastern Aegean Sea.

Egypt and Greece signed a cooperation protocol on military education
Bilateral Relations

Egypt and Greece signed a cooperation protocol on military education

Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid has recently visited Greece and signed a cooperation protocol on military education with his Greek counterpart Konstantinos Floros.

Russian Navy Tracks Greek Missile Boat HS Daniolos in the Black Sea
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations

Russian Navy Tracks Greek Missile Boat HS Daniolos in the Black Sea

The Russian Defence Ministry said that Greek guided-missile boat HS Daniolos was tracked in the Black Sea.

Tb2 is a Concern for Greek Media
Unmanned Systems

Tb2 is a Concern for Greek Media

Albanian Interior Minister Bledar Cuci visited the Baykar UAV facility. The visit became public when Baykar Makina thanked the minister for his visit.

Greece may Have Tanks On Demilitarized Islands
Navy / Maritime Defence Politics

Greece may Have Tanks On Demilitarized Islands

Greek media has published video and photos from military training held on Greek islands. The names of islands kept confidential.

Greece Hold ORION-21 military exercise with four participants
Navy / Maritime Regional / Strategy

Greece Hold ORION-21 military exercise with four participants

Greece held a five-day multinational exercise “Orion-21” with Special Forces Units from Greece, the USA, Israel, Greek Cyprus and Serbia.

USAF 31st Wing: From İncirlik to train HAF
Air Bilateral Relations

USAF 31st Wing: From İncirlik to train HAF

The US Air Force (USAF) and Hellenic Air Force (HAF) conducted exercise INIOCHOS 21 at Andravida Air Base in Greece on 18 April.

Greece and Israel agree on $1.65 billion Defence Cooperation
Bilateral Relations

Greece and Israel agree on $1.65 billion Defence Cooperation

Israel and Greece have signed a contract for the establishment and operation for 22 years of an International Flight Centre for Greek Air Force pilots.

Al Araby Tv: Egypt is in favour of the Agreement with Turkey
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

Al Araby Tv: Egypt is in favour of the Agreement with Turkey

Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs informed President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi about the advantages of an agreement with Turkey.

Greece’s Mysterious visit to Libya
Bilateral Relations

Greece’s Mysterious visit to Libya

Itamilradar, a website that tracks military flights over Italy and the Mediterranean Sea, caught a Greek visit to Libya.

Joint Naval Exercise from Tunisia and Greece
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations

Joint Naval Exercise from Tunisia and Greece

Tunisian Defence Ministry announced that Tunisia and Greece had launched joint military exercises this week in the Mediterranean.

US ship with a French name for Greek Navy
Navy / Maritime

US ship with a French name for Greek Navy

According to the Naval Analyses, the Greek government wants to build US Lockheed Martin frigates in France.