Defense Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos concludes 3-day visit to UAE

Greek National Defense Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos concluded a three-day official visit to the United Arab Emirates on Monday.

Panagiotopoulos met with UAE State Minister responsible for Defense Affairs Mohammed Ahmed Al Bowardi and discussed current developments in the region, and expanding the defense collaboration between the two countries.

The Greek minister also paid a visit to Zayed Port and the Greek frigate ‘Hydra’, on a call there as part of the events for the IDEX 2021 international defence and NAVDEX 2021 Naval Defence & Maritime Security Exhibitions at Abu Dhabi.

On the visit, the Defense Minister was also accompanied by the Chief of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff, General Konstantinos Floros.