Events

On Saturday, 23 July 2022, 90 Μ1117 Armoured Security Vehicles (ASV) were delivered in Thessaloniki, in addition to the 354 already delivered.

The Μ1117s were granted to our country by the US as Excess Defense Articles (EDA) and are used for reconnaissance and area surveillance missions, thus greatly enhancing the Army’s operational capabilities due to their flexibility and superior armour.

The delivery of Μ1117 ASVs will continue according to schedule.


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16/07/2022 10:32

On Friday, 15 July 2022, the oath-taking ceremony of the new Career Sergeants, Class of 2022 “Major (Art) Dimitrios Kostakis”, was held at the Career NCO School in Trikala, in the presence of the Chief of Hellenic Army General Staff, Lieutenant General Charalampos Lalousis as representative of the Chief of Hellenic National Defence General Staff, who awarded the diplomas to the graduates.

14/07/2022 17:49

On Saturday, 9 July 2022, a ceremony was held at Camp “STRATIGOU GEORGIOU KATEHAKI” in Rhodes for the inauguration of the Church of Panaghia Nikopios.

The ceremony, which was officiated by the Metropolitan of Rhodes, Mr. Kyrillos, was attended by Members of Parliament, the Army Inspector General – Commander of the Doctrine and Training Command, Lieutenant General Nikolaos Flaris, the Commanding General of the Higher Military Command of Interior and Islands “AEGEAS”, Lieutenant General Dimitrios Houpis, the Commanding General of the 95th Higher National Guard Battalions Command “DIAGORIDON”, Major General Dimitrios Vakentis, the Mayor of Rhodes, Mr. Antonis Kambourakis, the Deputy Head of Region for the Dodecanese, Mr. Christos Efstratiou, Armed and Security Forces officers, as well as crowds of people.


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13/07/2022 18:20

On Tuesday, 12 July 2022, a ceremony was held at Camp “KARAISKAKI A” in Haidari, Attica, for the donation of materials and equipment for the construction of 2 new Mobile Communication Nodes and the upgrade of 2 additional antenna systems to the Hellenic Army General Staff by OTE Group.
The ceremony was attended by the Chief of Hellenic Army General Staff, Lieutenant General Charalampos Lalousis as representative of the Chief of Hellenic National Defence General Staff, the OTE Group Chairman and CEO, Mr. Michael Tsamaz, the Commanding General of the Special Warfare Command of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff, Lieutenant General Georgios Tsitsikostas, the Commanding General of the Higher Military Command of Interior and Islands “AEGEAS”, Lieutenant General Dimitrios Houpis, and the Director of the Signals Directorate of the Hellenic Army General Staff, Major General Konstantinos Tsiridis.

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13/07/2022 10:32

On Tuesday, 12 July 2022, a ceremony was held at Camp “TAGMATARHI (MX) MIHAIL LEVENTI”in Sindos, Thessaloniki, for the induction of 5 Engineer Machinery to the Hellenic Army (of which 2 for the Hellenic Air Force), which were acquired with funding from the 2014-2022 NSRF Programme (valued at €977,306) of the Region of Central Macedonia.
The ceremony was attended by the Head of the Region of Central Macedonia, Mr. Apostolos Tzitzikostas, the Metropolitan of Neapolis and Stavroupolis, Mr. Varnavas, the Commanding General of C Army Corps/NRDC-GR "MEGAS ALEXANDROS", Lieutenant General Sotirios Kostakoglou, the Deputy Head of Region for Thessaloniki, Ms. Voula Patoulidou, the Deputy Mayor, Mr. Georgios Kyriakidis as representative of the Mayor of the Municipality of Delta, and Armed and Security Forces officers.


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