In deep sadness and regret, together with the citizens of Boston, we mourn the loss of a great man, an outstanding statesman who, during long years at the helm of his dearest city, through relentless efforts and unparalleled courage, he catapulted Boston to prosperity, success and worldwide recognition.
The Minister of National Defence Dimitris Avramopoulos convenes tomorrow Friday, October 31 2014, at 10:30, in the Ministry of National Defence, a joint meeting for the political and military leadership and the members of the Branches’ Supreme Councils.
I reminded Mr. Stoltenberg that Greece, during its course within NATO, has in full honoured and contributed to its allied obligations, always struggling with its allies for the protection of peace, freedom, independence, human rights and Democracy, wherever needed.
At the presence of the Minister of National Defence Dimitris Avramopoulos and the NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, the joint exercise “PYRPOLITIS” took place today at the sea area of the island Platia.
The leader of the “Independent Greeks” party Panos Kammenos visited today, following his request, the Ministry of National Defence so as to be briefed by the Minister of National Defence Dimitris Avramopoulos and the military leadership on the operational structure and operation of the Armed Forces.
The Minister of National Defence Dimitris Avramopoulos had today a working meeting at the Ministry of National Defence with the General Secretary of AKEL Andros Kyprianou.
The Minister of National Defence Dimitris Avramopoulos, accompanied by the Chief of HNGS Vice Admiral Evangelos Apostolakis visited today the Hellenic Shipyards at Skaramangas and joined brief sea trial of the submarine PIPINOS.
Today is a day of honour for our ancestors, those who made history with glorious moments in 1940. Yet it is a day when we shouldn’t only turn back to memories, but also look forward to the future with optimism.
Officers, NCOs, Soldiers, Airmen, Seamen and Civilian personnel of the Armed Forces,
During our long and glorious history, the day of October 28th 1940 has a special place. It is a day of national memory and exaltation for all Greeks, and for these reasons we celebrate it with pride and national unity.
The Minister of National Defence Dimitris Avramopoulos will go to Strasbourg for 24 hours, so as to participate to tomorrow’s ad hoc plenary session of the European Parliament, where the new European Commission will be voted.