Kammenos, Mitsotakis to participate in 54th Munich Security Conference

Defence Minister Panos Kammenos and main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis will attend the 54th Munich Security Conference to be held with the participation of heads of state and governments, foreign and defence ministers, members of non-governmental organisations, analysts and academics on security and international cooperation.

The conference will focus on the EU’s role in the international scene as well as the relations between Russia and the US. Other issues to be discussed are the deteriorating relations between Middle East countries, political developments in the Sahel region in Africa, the control of the proliferation of armaments, and the tensions surrounding North Korea’s nuclear programme weapons and intercontinental ballistic missiles.