Defence Minister Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos meets with the Ambassador of Canada Ms. Anna – Karine Asselin

March 8, 2023

The Minister of National Defence Mr. Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos received a courtesy call from the Ambassador of Canada to Greece Ms. Anna – Karine Asselin at his office today, Wednesday 8 March 2023.

At their meeting, matters pertaining to further enhancing and deepening defence cooperation, both at bilateral and NATO level, were discussed.

Regarding the developments in Ukraine, solidarity and the intention to provide all assistance possible to the defence of its independency and territorial integrity, were expressed.

The challenges for security in the broader region of the East Mediterranean, and the need to respect International Law and good neighbourly relations, were also discussed.