Defence Minister attends ceremony in Israel for patrol boat

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Defence Minister Christophoros Fokaides was in Israel this week to attend the launch ceremony for an offshore patrol vessel (OPV), which is being built there for Cyprus.

In Israel, Fokaides met his Israeli counterpart Avigdor Lieberman to discuss enhanced cooperation between Cyprus and Israel in the area of defence.

The agenda included cooperation on drills, armament programmes, exchange of information and cyber-defence.

The regional security environment and the fight against terrorism were also reviewed.

Fokaides attended the launch ceremony for the Republic`s first OPV...


Defence Minister attends ceremony in Israel for patrol boat


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