First Woman Heads Greek Naval Academy

A woman will take over the administration of the Hellenic Naval Academy (HNA) in Piraeus, Greece for the first time in the Academy’s history. She...

Attempt to Enter Greek Military Base by Two Men Prevented

Two unidentified individuals attempted to enter a Greek military base near Athens by cutting the camp's fence a few minutes after midnight. According to Greek...

Troika Wants Greek Defense Industry Sliced

Faced with a looming budget gap that could be five times more than what Greece has estimated, international lenders are pressing the government to...

Impressive Photos and Video from the SARISA 2016 Military Exercise

The SARISA-2016 military exercise, a large-scale national drill under the coordination of the 1st Army ended on Friday. The exercise involved units and three branches...

Greek General Kostarakos Elected President of EU Military Committee

The Chief, Hellenic National Defense General Staff (HNDGS), since November 2011, General Mikhail Kostarakos, was elected for a three-year term at the highest European...

Turkish Army Commander says his Forces Can Operate in Aegean and Afrin Simultaneously

The commander of the Turkish armed forces Hulusi Akar said that Turkey can  "conduct military operations in Afrin and the Aegean simultaneously" to secure...

2 Turkish Soldiers Allegedly Involved in Erdogan Assassination Attempt, Arrested in Orestiada

Two Turkish soldiers who allegedly participated in the July 2016 coup attempt were detained in Alexandroupolis, Greece. The two men are thought to be...

Greece Mourns Death of Hero Pilot

The Greek Armed Forces are observing three days of mourning for Giorgos Baltadoros whose fighter jet crashed northeast of the island of Skyros on...

Evangelos Apostolakis: The New Greek Defense Minister

Admiral Evangelos Apostolakis will become the new Greek defense minister following the resignation of Panos Kammenos on Sunday over the conditions in the Prespa...

Turkish Defense Minister Warns Greece and Cyprus Over Aegean, EastMed

During a visit on the Turkish-Syrian border on Saturday, the Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar sent an indirect message to Greece and Cyprus about...

Greece, Israel and Cyprus Vow to Boost Defense Cooperation

The defence ministers of Greece, Israel and Cyprus met in Athens on Tuesday to discuss strengthening cooperation to promote security, stability and peace in...

Hellenic Army Leading the Way to ‘Going Green’ With Electric Cars

The Hellenic Army is leading the way in Greece by deciding to turn to electric vehicles as a part of a wider "going green"...

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