05/04/2018 21:39

From Monday, 02 April, to Thursday, 05 April 2018, within the framework of training, the operational readiness of all D Army Corps "Thraki" Formations was evaluated.

The activity confirmed the high level of operational readiness of the Units, the high morale of the personnel, as well as the proper condition of assets.

05/04/2018 18:10

On Holy Thursday, 05 April 2018, on the occasion of the Holy Week and the Holy Easter, the Chief of Hellenic Army General Staff, Lieutenant General Alkiviadis Stefanis, visited the Areas of Responsibility of D Army Corps "Thraki" Formations.

More specifically, he visited the Area of Responsibility of the XVI Mechanised Infantry Division "Didymotiho", the Area of Responsibility of the XII Mechanised Infantry Division "Evros", and the Area of Responsibility of the 50th Mechanised Infantry Brigade "Apsos."

The Chief exchanged wishes with the personnel of Outposts on our eastern border, as well as with National Guardsmen of the local National Guard Battalions of Lavara, Tyhero, and Feres.

Active Army, National Guard, and Reserve. With high morale, mission awareness, and love for the Country.

04/04/2018 7:46

On Friday, 23 and 30 March 2018, the following graduation ceremonies were held for Officers and Warrant Officers who successfully completed the respective courses:

- On Friday, 23 March 2018, a ceremony was held in the Infantry School in Halkis for the graduation of Infantry Lieutenants from the 8 week long Subunit Commander Course (29 January to 23 March 2018).

- On Friday, 30 March 2018, a ceremony was held in the Infantry School in Halkis for the graduation of the 1st Training Class of 2018 of the Captain Unified Advanced Training Course (12 week long for Infantry Captains, from 08 January to 30 March 2018, and 8 week long for Captains of other Arms and Corps, from 05 February to 30 March 2018, respectively).

02/04/2018 19:05

The Hellenic Army General Staff, within the framework of improvement of the services provided, opened an Army Post Office in the 424th Army General Training Hospital for hospital personnel, patients, and visitors.

The office opened on 06 March 2018 and provides the following services:

- Bill payment (gas, power, credit card, phone, internet, mobile phone top up, etc.).

- Payments to public authorities and insurance funds (property tax, revenue authority, traffic tickets, etc.).

- Payment of insurance premiums.

- Mail cheques – labour tickets.

- Courier services.

- Parcel services – PO boxes.

- Philately – Etiquette.

The Army Post Office Address is:
424 ΓΣΝΕ
ΤΚ 99843

02/04/2018 12:05

During March 2018, the Army, within the framework of its social contribution, conducted 35 day and night missions with helicopters of the 1st Army Aviation Brigade for the aeromedical evacuation of 42 patients from islands of the Central and Southeast Aegean to city hospitals.

It is stressed that Army Aviation helicopters carry out the above social contribution activities in addition to their multiple everyday operational involvements (exercises, troop transportation, surveillance, reconnaissance, etc.).