Minister of National Defence Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos attends celebrations at Roupel Fort for the 80th Year Anniversary since the “Battle of Forts”

April 11, 2021

Today, Sunday 11 April 2021, the Minister of National Defence Mr. Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos attended the commemorative celebrations at Roupel Fort, to honour the 80th anniversary since the “Battle of Forts”, when the heroes of the Hellenic Army confined the Nazi invaders at the Greek-Bulgarian borders, with heroism, courage and self-sacrifice.

The event was also attended by the Minister of Infrastructure and Transport Mr. Kostas Karamanlis, HNDGS Chief General Konstantinos Floros, the Secretary General of the Ministry of National Defence Mr. Antonios Economou and HAGS Chief Lieutenant General Charalambos Lalousis.

Earlier the Ministers of National Defence and Infrastructure & Transport visited the the the home of Kostas Karamanlis at Proti Serres.