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Trilateral meeting of Defense Ministers in Cyprus

The Defense Ministers of Cyprus, Greece and Egypt will have their first trilateral meeting in Larnaka, Cyprus on Thursday 14th December to discuss cooperation in the Eastern Mediterranean region.

Cyprus and Egypt to sign Memorandum of Cooperation

A Memorandum of Cooperation on Aeronautical Search and Rescue between Cyprus and Egypt is going to be signed during the official visit of Egypt’s Minister of Defence General Sedki Sobhy to Cyprus, which begins tomorrow.

Turkish occupation of northern Cyprus must end, Tajani says

The European Parliament supports the termination of the Turkish military occupation of northern Cyprus, President of the EP, Antonio Tajani stated during his meeting with Cypriot President, Nicos Anastasiades, in Nicosia today.

Cyprus upgrades its Navy

Cypriot Minister of Defense Christoforos Fokaides announced that Cyprus is upgrading its Naval Force in the framework of the first phase of restructuring and modernising the National Guard.

Minor reductions in UNFICYP recommended by Guterres

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has recommended minor reductions in the United Nations Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) while maintaining its role as a deterrent and expanding its observation, liaison and engagement capabilities

Joint military exercises by Cyprus and Israel

Sunday 3rd December was the first day of joint military exercises conducted by Cyprus and Israel. The exercises will last until December 7 and are carried out within the framework of the annual programme of military collaboration between…