The Ministry of Defense of Cyprus characterizes the visit of YPAM Charalambos Petridis to the USA as a milestone for the enhanced Cyprus-US cooperation in the field of Defense.
Mr. Petridis leaves for the United States tomorrow, Sunday, for the first visit of the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Cyprus for bilateral consultations at the US Pentagon.
During his presence in the United States, will meet with high-ranking officials at the Pentagon, the State Department, the National Security Council , representatives of the Greek community and will participate in meetings with tanks of thought.
According to the Cypriot Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in the context During his visit, the Secretary of Defense will meet with US Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen Hicks, to discuss bilateral defense and military cooperation, as well as international and regional issues. Furthermore, Mr. Petridis will be a speaker at the “New York Mediterranean Summit” organized by the Economist.
The visit of the Minister of Defense confirms the excellent and constantly developing relations between the two countries in matters of defense and security.